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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA1018507: Fred Lawson. "Lincoln Harbour". Town Landscape Watercolour.

Fred Lawson. "Lincoln Harbour". Town Landscape Watercolour.

£1,150    $1,493    €1,366
Artist: Fred Lawson. (1888-1968).
 
Title: 'C. Harrison, Corn Cake Merchants, Lincoln'.
 
Medium: Watercolour.
 
Size: 7 1/2" x 10''. Framed size: 15 1/2"x 17 1/2".
 
Signed and dated 1929.
 
Provenance: Exhibited in "A Painter's Life. Fred Lawson 1888-1968". 2017. And illustrated in the book of the same title by John Duncalfe. (page 257).
 
A finely detailed watercolour of the busy large inland harbour at Lincoln, where his mother's family lived.
 
One from our very large collection of watercolours by Fred Lawson. Trade enquiries welcome. For more info please contact us at:
 
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About Fred Lawson (1888-1968):
 
A landscape painter. Fred was born at Yeadon, near Leeds. He studied at Dewsbury and Leeds Schools of Art. On a visit to Wensleydale in 1910 with George Graham, they decided to settle there and shared a studio for several years. Fred married the young Muriel Metcalfe of Leyburn in 1933, who was also a painter.
 
Exhibited at the R.A., R.I. and at numerous exhibitions of Yorkshire artists. Contributed illustrations to The Dalesman from the first issue and for ten years wrote a monthly feature for the magazine. Illustrated several books, including a number by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe.
 
Travelled in France and Holland, but most of his work depicts the scenery and life of Wensleydale. One of the most fluent and spontaneous water-colourists of his time, he was particularly adept at capturing autumnal tints. A close friend of many Yorkshire artists including Jacob Kramer, Henrietta Lister and George Jackson. His daughter Sonia Lawson is also a painter of high repute.
 
A retrospective exhibition was held in Middlesbrough Art Gallery in 1969. He was the founder and leading member of the Castle Bolton group of artists. Died in Castle ...
Antique #SA1018507, showcased on this page, originates from 1930. For historical context, the timeline below highlights the period when it was made:
1930
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