British artist Cecil Kennedy was remembered for his unique ability to realistically depict floral still life paintings with oil. He is considered one of the most important artists of modern Britain.
The artist was born on February 4th, 1905 in a family of artists. At that time, his parents lived in the small town of Leighton, which was then a suburb of London. The fame came to Cecil Kennedy pretty late. His first large-scale exhibitions started when the artist was in his 40s. Cecil has won several prominent awards. He died at the age of 92 years in his home.