The Young Biologist by Paul Peel was created in 1891. The painting is in Art Gallery of Ontario. The size of the work is 119,4 x 99,1 cm and is made of oil on canvas.
About the Artist: Paul Peel was a Canadian figure painter. He was born in London, Ontario, and received his art training from his father from a young age. Later he studied with William Lees Judson and at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts with Thomas Eakins (1877-1880). He then moved to Paris in 1881, France where he studied at the École nationale supérieure des Arts Decoratifs, later enrolling in the atelier of Jean-Léon Gérôme at the École des Beaux-Arts… read more