Edmund Blair Leighton (1853-1922) Englishman Leighton was a historical genre painter focusing mainly on Regency and Medieval subjects. Leighton was also a dedicated craftsman; his paintings were exquisitely finished, beautifully painted and highly decorative pictures. He is often associated with the Pre-Raphaelite and Romantic styles. ...
Edmund Blair Leighton’s sentimental paintings of the Regency era
Edmund Blair Leighton (1853 – 1922) was an historical genre painter who is best known for paintings of regency and medieval times. The paintings are sentimental, but are still extremely popular as posters and prints.
Edmund Blair Leighton (1853-1922) was a British painter of the Pre-Raphaelite movement. Many of his works touch the Middle Ages. Among his best known paintings, found "The Accolade" (The dubbing) and "God Speed" (God protect you).