Kent Landscape by Adolphe Ragon

Kent Landscape by Adolphe Ragon



Kent Landscape

Signed and indistinctly inscribed l.l.
Watercolour over traces of pencil
Unframed, in conservation mount only

7.5 by 13.5 cm., 3 by 5 ¼ in.
(mount size 17.5 by 23.5 cm., 7 by 9 ¼ in.

Adolphe Ragon was born in London, the son of French parents. He initially worked as a French tutor whilst studying art under Lionel Constable. From the late 1870s he was working as a landscape and marine artist, exhibiting at the Royal Academy, Royal Watercolour Society and elsewhere. He lived in Felsted, Essex.