Richard Parkes Bonington, 1801-1828, was an English Romantic oil painter. His landscape paintings were mostly of coastal scenes
, with a low horizon and large sky, showing a brilliant handling of light and atmosphere. He also painted small historical cabinet artworks in Troubadour style. A statue to Richard Parkes Bonington was erected outside the Nottingham School of Art. The Wallace Collection has an especially large group of 35 Richard Parkes Bonington paintings, representing both his landscapes and history works. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.