Albert Dunington (British, 1860-1928) was a painter in oil and watercolor of landscapes, coastal scenes and animals. He was born in Lenton, Nottingham, and later lived in Manchester. He exhibited several times at Nottingham Castle Museum ( Nottingham Society of Artists) and later at Manchester City Art Gallery. Most of his work has remained in The UK and other European countries. His high reported price was over $3000.00.
This particular work has two boats with fishermen and a sailboat in the foreground of Brodick Bay. In the background are trees and the far background is Goatfell. I found this very appealing. The use of mountains and the bay, with the boats, really is a tranquil and lovely scene.
Country of Origin: Britain.
Medium: Oil on canvas
Title: Brodick Bay at evening with Goatfell in the distance, Isle of Arran, 1898.
Size: 23 1/2 by 15 1/2 inches (59.7 by 39.4 cm). Framed Dimensions 27 1/2 by 19 3/4 by 2 Inches
Signed and dated lower right: "A. Dunington / 1898"
Signed and inscribed on the reverse: Brodick bay & Goatfell. Arran. / Evening / from a sketch on the spot by / (1897 June) Albert Dunington / Eccles
Condition: Minor craquelure and stretcher creases; surface grime. Under UV exam, there appears to be no inpaint. framed under glass.
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