John William Godward, 1861-1922, was an English painter, a Victorian Neo-classicist. He shared a penchant for the rendering of Classical architecture, static landscape features constructed from marble. The artist quickly established a reputation for his oil painting. His extant works feature women in Classical dress, posed against these landscape features, though there are some semi-nude and fully nude figures included in Godward paintings. These canvas art reflect his source of inspiration: Classical civilisation, Ancient Rome and Greece features, artistic ties .. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.