Etching, signed in pencil. Remarque of sailing barges in lower left. Plate 368 x 669mm. 14½ x 26¼".
Very fine & atmospheric scene, sailing ships, thames barges and steamers on river; the barge regatta. William Monk (1863-1937). He created slightly over one hundred original etchings during his career: most being views of London, New York, Eton, Winchester and Durham. He was elected a full member of the Royal Engravers in 1899. Museums that purchased his etchings and paintings in the early twentieth century include the British Museum, the Victoria and Albert Museum and the War Museum, London.
[Ref: 22810] £580.00