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William Lee Hankey
The Ferry - Brittany - Post Impressionist Oil, Riverscape by William Lee Hankey

c.1925

$6,332.13Asking Price

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A wonderful oil on canvas circa 1925 by British painter William Lee Hankey depicting boats on a river, with figures on the banks in the foreground. Signed lower right and signed & dated verso. Dimensions: Framed: 30"x35" Unframed: 25"x30" Provenance: Private collection - United States William Lee Hankey studied in London, then travelled the world. He set up in Chester, where he was working in 1893. He began to exhibit in London, at Suffolk Street, in 1893. He also spent time in France and exhibited in Paris at the Salon des Artistes Français where he was awarded an honourable mention in 1906. He was a member of the Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours, the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours, the Royal Institute of Oil Painters and the Royal Society of Painters-Etchers and Engravers. Hankey painted landscapes, and specialised in depicting scenes from everyday life, including: Don't Talk of Poverty Here; The Garlanded Well. Museum and Gallery Holdings: Christchurch (AG): We’ve Been In The Meadows All Day (watercolour) Eastbourne (Towner AG): Bosham Marshes (1898, watercolour) Greenock (McLean Mus. and AG): Torquay (oil on canvas) Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Laing AG): Butter Market, Concarneau (oil on canvas)

Details

  • Artist
    William Lee Hankey (1869 - 1952, British)
  • Creation Year
    c.1925
  • Dimensions
    Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Width: 35 in. (88.9 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
    Very good original condition.
  • Gallery Location
    Marlow, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: LFA00771stDibs: LU41536738652

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