Defendant and Counsel
– This painting is one of the finest and most popular examples of “puzzle” pictures.
– Viewers were immediately intrigued when it was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1895. They were desperate to know what exactly the lady had done. Cassell & Co. even offered a prize to whoever would come up with the best theory.
The Path Of Roses
– Yeames’ works were popular with the British public but he and other artists at the St. John’s Wood Clique found it hard to exhibit their work at the Royal Academy and other prestigious galleries. It wasn’t until 1859 when Yeames was able to display his