Country Homes Antiques Scotland est;1985
JOHN BURR R.O.I. R.B.A. A.R.W.S. (1831-1893) Scottish.
A beautiful large signed oil by John Burr the Edinburgh born painter of children and humorous genre scenes. This work is fully signed and depicts a naughty young boy being sent back to school by his teacher who’s been patrolling the streets looking for him. Two young girls watch the naughty boy as he heads back through the school gates, hastened by the teacher and her cane. How things have changed!.
The work dates to around 1870 and is in ready to hang condition.