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Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

Cotswold Art & Antique Dealers' Association (CADA) member Newman Fine Art's annual exhibition is taking place next month from Thursday 12 to Sunday 15 November 2020 in Painswick, Gloucestershire:


Newman Fine Art – Annual Exhibition
Of 18th – 20th Century British Watercolours

 

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

Bertram Nicholls PRBA (1883-1974), 'County Hall, Westminster ' Signed, dated 1955, Watercolour, 13¾ x 18½ inches. Provenance: The Fine Art Society, 1958, priced at £1,450.

Specialist watercolour dealer Derek Newman of Newman Fine Art presents his 16th annual exhibition of 50 fine watercolours that will take place in Painswick, Gloucestershire, 12 – 15 November 2020.
 
The earliest watercolour is a signed Scottish river landscape scene dated 1798 by Hugh William ‘Grecian’ Williams, before the artist’s tour of Greece 1816-18 by which he became widely known. The most recent is by Bertram Nicholls of ‘County Hall, Westminster ’ dated 1955 which was exhibited at The Fine Art Society in 1958.

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

 Frederick Nash OWS (1782-1856), 'Huy on the Meuse, Belgium '. Signed and inscribed verso, Watercolour, size 10 x 14 inches and priced at £1,500.

Highlights include a number by members of The Old Watercolour Society which was established in 1804, by David Cox Senior – a North Wales view, an extensive work by Peter De Wint of Barmouth Sands, ‘Huy on the Meuse, Belgium’ by Frederick Nash and ‘Kilchurn Castle, Loch Awe’ by John Varley.

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

Fosse Gallery - Edward Duncan RWS (1803-1882), Oyster Dredgers off the Mumbles Lighthouse, Swansea Bay. Signed, dated 1871, Watercolour over pencil, size 9 x 14 inches. Provenance: Brian Sinfield, priced at £2,850.

There are two marine watercolours views off the Mumbles Lighthouse, South Wales included – an important work by Edward Duncan RWS of ‘Oyster Dredgers, Swansea Bay’ of which a similar example is with The Glyn Vivian Art Galley, Swansea and a scene depicting extensive shipping off the Mumbles by Walter William May RI.

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

 William Lee Hankey RWS RI (1869-1952), ' Dieppe '. Signed' titled on old mount, watercolour. Size 10½ x 14½ inches. Provenance: Elford Fine Art. Priced at £1,250.

A watercolour by the long lived William Callow RWS 1812-1908 depicts ‘Mary le Port Street, Bristol’ dated 1890 which was heavily damaged by aerial bombing in 1940 is of more local interest, as are watercolours of West Country scenes by John Henry Mole and William Williams of Plymouth.
 
A fully illustrated catalogue can be sent on request and the entire exhibition can be viewed at Newman Fine Art Ltd



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Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

Cotswold Art & Antique Dealers' Association (CADA) member Newman Fine Art's annual exhibition is taking place next month from Thursday 12 to Sunday 15 November 2020 in Painswick, Gloucestershire:


Newman Fine Art – Annual Exhibition
Of 18th – 20th Century British Watercolours

 

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

Bertram Nicholls PRBA (1883-1974), 'County Hall, Westminster ' Signed, dated 1955, Watercolour, 13¾ x 18½ inches. Provenance: The Fine Art Society, 1958, priced at £1,450.

Specialist watercolour dealer Derek Newman of Newman Fine Art presents his 16th annual exhibition of 50 fine watercolours that will take place in Painswick, Gloucestershire, 12 – 15 November 2020.
 
The earliest watercolour is a signed Scottish river landscape scene dated 1798 by Hugh William ‘Grecian’ Williams, before the artist’s tour of Greece 1816-18 by which he became widely known. The most recent is by Bertram Nicholls of ‘County Hall, Westminster ’ dated 1955 which was exhibited at The Fine Art Society in 1958.

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

 Frederick Nash OWS (1782-1856), 'Huy on the Meuse, Belgium '. Signed and inscribed verso, Watercolour, size 10 x 14 inches and priced at £1,500.

Highlights include a number by members of The Old Watercolour Society which was established in 1804, by David Cox Senior – a North Wales view, an extensive work by Peter De Wint of Barmouth Sands, ‘Huy on the Meuse, Belgium’ by Frederick Nash and ‘Kilchurn Castle, Loch Awe’ by John Varley.

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

Fosse Gallery - Edward Duncan RWS (1803-1882), Oyster Dredgers off the Mumbles Lighthouse, Swansea Bay. Signed, dated 1871, Watercolour over pencil, size 9 x 14 inches. Provenance: Brian Sinfield, priced at £2,850.

There are two marine watercolours views off the Mumbles Lighthouse, South Wales included – an important work by Edward Duncan RWS of ‘Oyster Dredgers, Swansea Bay’ of which a similar example is with The Glyn Vivian Art Galley, Swansea and a scene depicting extensive shipping off the Mumbles by Walter William May RI.

Antiques News & Fairs - Newman Fine Art's Annual Show - 12 - 15 November 2020

 William Lee Hankey RWS RI (1869-1952), ' Dieppe '. Signed' titled on old mount, watercolour. Size 10½ x 14½ inches. Provenance: Elford Fine Art. Priced at £1,250.

A watercolour by the long lived William Callow RWS 1812-1908 depicts ‘Mary le Port Street, Bristol’ dated 1890 which was heavily damaged by aerial bombing in 1940 is of more local interest, as are watercolours of West Country scenes by John Henry Mole and William Williams of Plymouth.
 
A fully illustrated catalogue can be sent on request and the entire exhibition can be viewed at Newman Fine Art Ltd