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20th Century Watercolours 2

Title: Queen Matilda the Good

Artist: Walter Jenks Morgan RBA RBSA (1847-1924)

Size: 13.25" x 8.75"

Price: £145

Walter Jenks Morgan was an accomplished painter and illustrator he worked for all the leading periodicals of the day  He exhibited widely in his lifetime including the RA, at Suffolk Street and the RBA. He was also President of the Birmingham Art Circle and the Midlands Art Club. In very good clean unfaded condition.  Signed bottom right.

Queen Matilda
Queen Elizabeth

Title: "Queen Elizabeth the First"

Artist: Walter Jenks Morgan RBA RBSA (1847-1924)

Size: 13.25" x 8.5"

Price: £145

Walter Jenks Morgan was an accomplished painter and illustrator he worked for all the leading periodicals of the day  He exhibited widely in his lifetime including the RA, at Suffolk Street and the RBA. He was also President of the Birmingham Art Circle and the Midlands Art Club. In very good clean unfaded condition.  Signed bottom right.  

H G Theaker

Title: "Wooded Landscape"

Artist: Harry George Theaker RBA (1878-1954)

Size: 13.5" x 9.75"

Price: £125

A very nice example of a piece of work by a respected early 20th century watercolourist working in the Modern British Style. He exhibited widely during his lifetime having several one man shows in London and the provinces. This example came from a collection of his paintings which have all been sold.

Title: Malay Bride Cape Town c.1950

Artist: Richard Bryant Ogle

Size: 12.5" x 9.75"

Price: £75   

A nice example of a piece of work by a well listed 20th century illustrator. It is painted in gouache so will never fade. With the minarets of 2 Mosques in the background and Table Mountain behind. A very evocative image.

Painted c.1950. He exhibited a number of paintings in London and the provinces and had work reproduced in most of the periodicals of his day. This is signed in full bottom  right and inscribed Cape Town  It also has the artists studio stamp verso. It is in good clean condition., the flash on my camera  producing the lighter aspect to the image.

A pair of watercolours by

B Howitt Lodge

"Lake Ritom (6,005 ft) Piora Switzerland" (left)

"Pizzo Massari (7,650ft) from Bella Vista Piora" (right)

Size: 6.5" x 9.75"

Price: £95the pair

Nice examples of  work by a listed early 20th century watercolourist . She exhibited a number of paintings in London and the provinces. They are signed in full at the bottom and dated August/ September 1925, presumably from the same sketching expedition. They both are in good clean unfaded condition.  

B Howitt Lodge Massari
B Howitt Lodge Ritom

Title: Portrait of Emily Hilda Presgrave 1919

Artist: G Hinke

Size: 8" x 10"

Price: £65

A beautiful watercolour portrait of a very modern looking young woman by a talented but unknown artist. Signed and dated bottom right. It is in good unfaded condition and dates to 1919. The artist was apparently a German prisoner of war but I have been unable to find out anything more about him.

 

emily prestgrave

Title: "Ptarmigan"

Artist: Frederick Littlewood-Moore FRZS

Size: 12" x 17"

Price: £75

A beautiful watercolour by a Fellow of the Royal Zoological Society. Signed bottom right.

It is in good condition, and dates to about 1950.

From a small collection of game birds by the same hand.The male and female birds are shown. An accomplished period piece that looks like it was intended for publication.

Ptarmigan
R B Ogle