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SA751044

Italian Riviera Oil Painting By Godwin Bennett

Price

£950 | $1,293 USD | €1,057 EUR
Item Number: SA751044
Date of manufacture: 1930
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Prometheus Antiques
This antique has been viewed 26 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

A fine oil on canvas depicting the Italian coastal village of Portofino, by Godwin Bennett (1888-1960). The painting is worked in wonderful thick impasto oils with a great confidence and ability in an impressionist manner including great detail in the figures and the busy shore. The painting is signed to the lower left. Godwin Bennett was an art dealer and self taught artist painting scenes of towns in the West Country and Southern England, originally hailing from Brighton. This work is quite unusual as it must have been painted on a Summer holiday in Italy. He exhibited at the Royal Academy towards the end of his career in the 1950ís. His work is often seen as postcards. The painting is in excellent condition and is framed in the original white painted frame. The whole has a great decorative appeal with a feel of the Art Deco and the Riviera style. C.1930
Overall sizes in inches including frame: 35 by 25
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1930.


Dimensions

Height = 63.5 cm (25.0")
Width = 89 cm (35.0")
Depth = 7.5 cm (3.0")


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Prometheus Antiques
Newark upon Trent
Nottinghamshire
United Kingdom
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