TEIGNMOUTH WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER FRAMED AND GLAZED SIGNED G.M.AVONDALE c1910. SOLD.
Teignmouth Bay on a tranquil evening. Dimensions : Frame : 331mm x 250mm x 20mm. Image : 173mm x 94mm. Condition : good.
Teignmouth Bay, watercolour on paper, framed and glazed, signed in pencil by the artist G.M. Avondale c1910. The scene depicts Teignmouth Bay on a tranquil evening, a scene that is typical of this artist's work. The signature is in his usual manner towards the bottom right. The watercolour and gouache painting is in good condition with no sign of foxing or moisture. The painting is displayed beneath a traditional golden mount which complements the colours of the painting. The mount is in quite good condition although there has been some ingress of foreign bodies (thunder flies) to the lh quarter which can be easily removed on opening the frame. The gilt decorated wooden frame is solid and in fair condition having suffered damage on the upper lh side 30mm to 100mm from the top lh corner which has exposed the underlying wood. Also, a few sections of the decorative surround are missing and have been touched up. The back of the frame is sealed with a wooden backing board held in place by panel pins and tape. An old Boots Picture Framing label is attached.