Adrian Scott Stokes

1854-1935 England/Plein-air

 

Brief Biography-Adrian Scott Stokes was born in Southport in 1854. He studied at the Royal Academy Schools, followed by a stay in France, where Bastien-Lepage mainly influenced him with plein-air painting. The Pre-Raphaelites also impressed him. He regularly visited the Skagen Painters colony in Denmark with his wife, Marianne. They retired to Cornwall, where Adrian was President of the Saint Ives Society of Arts. He was RA in 1919. Marianne was also a successful artist.

 

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A Rumanian
Homestead

A Rumanian Homestead at Desze

Creek in South
France

Creek in South France

Anglers on the
Stream Bank

Anglers on the Stream Bank

Evening Glow-
Rosengarten

Evening Glow-Rosengarten

Harvest-time in
Transylvania

Harvest-time in Transylvania

Lago
Maggiore

Lago Maggiore

Palace of the
Popes at Avignon

Palace of the Popes at Avignon

Rumanian
Cottages

Rumanian Cottages in Transylvania

The Rumanian
Church at Desze

The Rumanian Church at Desze


Autumn in the
Mountains

Autumn in the Mountains