[Boat in W Indies.]
[Crestock & Marsh. n.d., c.1940].
Gouache and watercolour. Sheet size: 240 x 365mm (9½ x 14¼"). Laid on board.
A vibrant scene in the West Indies, showing a large sailing boat in a port. In the foreground to the left, three women sort through fish in baskets, two men to the right hang fishing nets up and two children play in the water in the centre. This painting by Fred Middlehurst was one of the original artworks for '11 Views Around the Commonwealth', including ‘Flying Doctor in Australia’, 'Ocean Liner in Singapore’, ‘Camel outside Kaus’, ‘Oxcart in India’, ‘Eskino Kayak in N Canada’ and others.
[Ref: 33393] £180.00