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Antique Original Watercolour - Bunbeg, Donegal 1893 - Mary Sophia Godlee '1860-1932' (1 of 5)
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Antique Original Watercolour - Bunbeg, Donegal 1893 - Mary Sophia Godlee '1860-1932'

REF: LA338553
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I am pleased to offer this lovely original watercolour depicting a lovely seascape titled "Bunbeg, Donegal" and dated 1893. This lovely painting has never been hung or displayed, it has lain, possibly forgotten for many years, in a portfolio of watercolours by a very talented amateur painter, Mary Sophia Godlee. I was lucky enough to purchase the portfolio at auction which came direct from the artists descendants and have selected the best paintings to be mounted and framed so that they can be appreciated all these years later. Many of them look to have been exhibited in local art shows as they have the initials of the judging panel and what each judge awarded the painting on the reverse. I was not surprised to see 1st and 2nd on most of these lovely watercolours. I was drawn to these paintings mainly by her use of colour, each one is quite beautiful in its own right and because they have never seen the light of day, the colours are bright and unfaded. Hard to believe these were painted in the 1890's. There is some light foxing to the sky and the sea. The painting measures 15.5cm long by 33.5cm wide. Measurements including the frame are 35.5cm tall by 53cm wide. UK shipping £15 International - please enquire

declaration

Tilston Antiques has clarified that the Antique Original Watercolour - Bunbeg, Donegal 1893 - Mary Sophia Godlee '1860-1932' (LA338553) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1890

condition

Very good condition, see description

additional info

Material:
Watercolour
Origin:
English
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
1890

delivery

UK £15 International - please enquire

location

This Antique Original Watercolour - Bunbeg, Donegal 1893 - Mary Sophia Godlee '1860-1932' is located in Tarporley, United Kingdom

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