Allan Davidson Signed Nude study

£ 650

Very small oil on board painting in glazed frame.
Circa 1910.
20 x 16cm including the frame.

Ref: 23407

Allan Douglas Davidson, R.B.A., R.O.I., R.M.S. (1873–1932) an English painter who specialized in female nudes. Born in London. His father was the historical painter Thomas Davidson (1842–1919) Allan studied art at the Royal Academy Schools in London, he also studied at the Académie Julian in Paris. He was elected to the Royal Institute of Oil Painters in 1921 and was also a member of the Langham Sketching Club, and painted a small work for Queen Mary’s Dolls’ House. He lived the majority of his life in London before retiring to Walberswick in Suffolk.
He exhibited prolifically at all the major London exhibitions including 20 works at the Royal Academy between 1905 and 1931.