21st Century Gallery
Original Watercolour 'Pub & Gateway' by Aubrey Sykes 1910-1995
REF: 2627 / LA343418
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A fine quality watercolour of narrow street of houses and a pub leading to an arched Gateway. Past president of the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, Past President of the Pastel Society. Artist in oils, watercolour and pastel. Studied at Watford College of art, and first exhibited at the Royal Academy while still a student. Entered a London commercial studio and became studio director. Elected member of the Pastel Society in1939 and elected president in 1969. Lecturer and teacher of painting, and founder member of the Wapping group, which specialized in paintings of the Thames. Sykes exhibited extensively between 1925-1940, at: Royal Academy Royal Institute of Painters in Oils Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour Pastel Society Royal Society of British Artists He has had several one-man shows in London and the provinces, and his portraits, landscapes and still life paintings are in many private collections. Provenance; Purchased directly from the artist's studio. Frame size; 35 cm x 43 cm Image size; 20 cm x 28 cm
21st Century Gallery has clarified that the Original Watercolour 'Pub & Gateway' by Aubrey Sykes 1910-1995 (LA343418) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1970
The watercolour is in good condition
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