Benjamin Williams Leader, R.A.
The Young Mother. "Lo! at the couch where infant beauty sleeps, etc."
- Campbell, 'Pleasures of Hope'
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Signed and dated 'B.W. Leader. 1856.' (lower left) and further signed, inscribed
and numbered 'No 1 The young mother./B Leader./Diglis House. Worcester.'
(on the artist's label attached to the reverse)
Oil on canvas
18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61 cm.)