Lot 11 (Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), 30th April 2019)
Sold for £2,000
Fine overall condition.
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δ NORMAN WILKINSON (BRITISH, 1878-1971)
R.M.S. 'Mauretania' Rafted Up To A Transport, Off The Coast Of Gallipoli, 1915
Signed 'Norman Wilkinson' (lower left)
21 x 14in. (53.5 x 35.5cm.)
Mauretania was used as a troop ship during WWI. Norman Wilkinson was located at the Dardenelles for the duration of the campaign. It is thought this is one of a set of watercolours considered for his book The Dardenelles, Colour Sketches in Gallipoli 1916.
Auction: Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Hesperus'), 30th April 2019
Pictures and Naval - 1-61
Sailor Art - 65-97
Shipwreck and East India Co. - 100-125
Collectables inc. Rowing, Liner and Fittings - 128-167
Ship Models - 250-287
Saturday, 27th April
(12noon - 5pm)
Sunday, 28th April
(12noon - 5pm)
Monday, 29th April
(10am - 5pm)
Tuesday, 30th April
(10am - 11am (limited view only))