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Title: "At the Market"

Artist: Thomas Gray Hart (1797-1875)

Size: 12" x 16"

Price: £145

 

A beautiful watercolour over pencil of  a Woman with a basket, sat on the edge of a Market Square.

Painted c.1840, it is signed bottom left. In good condition, it has a little surface dirt but is otherwise fine.

The artist is listed in Mallalieus Dictionary of British Watercolour Artists as having been born in Fareham in Hampshire and was living in Southampton from 1825. He was also interested in Music and Cricket.