William Lionel Wyllie
1851-1931, British

Departure of the Fishing Boats
1851-1931, British

This is a remarkable original etching by William Lionel Wyllie, image size 9 1/4 x 14 inches, c. 1900, pencil signed, titled on the lower edge of the sheet. Wyllie was a well known marine painter and printmaker in early 20th century London. He studied at the Heatherley School of Fine Art, then at the age of 15 began his studies at the Royal Academy. At the age of 18, Wyllie won the Turner Gold Medal for his painting "Dawn After A Storm". He went on to have a long artistic career, specializing in paintings and etchings of the sea and the city of London.


On the Clyde
1851-1931, British

Etching, image size 6 3/8 x 14 3/4 inches, pencil signed


St. Paul's on the Thames, London
1851-1931, British

Etching, image size 7 7/8 x 15 7/8 inches, 1924, pencil signed. Provenance: Walker's Galleries, London. Wyllie spent a great deal of time on and around the port and waterways of London. It is this intimate knowledge that allowed him to produce such lively and detailed marine scenes.

Painting

Home Before the Rain
1849-1936, American

Watercolor, sight size 14 x 19 3/4, signed "Royal H Milleson" l.r, framed. Royal Hill Milleson lived most of his life in the mid-west, except for several years he spent in Boston at the turn of the century. He specialized in landscapes, and was a member of the Chicago Society of Artists and the Boston Art Club. (M)

Print

Procession
1920-, American

Wood Engraving, image size 7 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches, pencil signed

Drawing

Bringing Home the Flock
1875-1909, American,N.Y.

Pastel on board, 9 x 12 inches, c. 1900, signed, in the original frame.