In stock
Code:
ps699

J.C.A. Marston - 1859 Watercolour, Run Aground

£70.48

Description

A remarkably dynamic and vivid watercolour by the mid 19th Century artist J.C.A. Marston, depicting a ship, run aground on a rocky beach. Figures are shown, perhaps looking to a way to relieve the vessel. Monogrammed and dated to the lower left ,and also signed and dated '7th January 1859' to the reverse in graphite. On wove.

Condition

In good condition overall, for a picture of this age. Some surface discolouration and dirt, mainly to the edges. Light crease to lower left corner.

Size

23 x 29.8cm (9.1" x 11.7")
Sheet: 24.3 x 31.7cm (9.6" x 12.5")

Collection Information

Sulis Fine Art is thrilled to have acquired this remarkable collection of watercolours by the mid 19th Century artist J.C.A. Marston. Most of the works are signed or monogrammed, and many have contemporary inscriptions to the reverse by the artist.

See More Like This

For our full collection of J.C.A. Marston artworks click here

Artist Biography

J.C.A. Marston was a mid 19th Century watercolourist with a remarkably dynamic approach to form and palette, seemingly far ahead of the prevalent styles of the period. Shunning traditional artistic endeavours, Marston crafted highly illustrative, almost theatrical settings, with a focus on light, shadow and depth. His work includes architectural studies, genre scenes, portraiture, river settings and the natural world. Evidently well-travelled, his work depicts Ireland, Scotland, Wales and England.

More Information
Code ps699
Artist J.C.A. Marston
Date 1859
Dimensions 23 x 29.8cm
Framed No
Medium Watercolour
Style Realism
Subject Seascape & Coastal
Write Your Own Review
You're reviewing:J.C.A. Marston - 1859 Watercolour, Run Aground

Delivery prices for this item are as follows

UK:
£0
EU:
£13.8
Europe:
£13.6
USA/Can:
£16
Australia:
£16
World:
£16

Remember - we combine shipping costs for multiple purchases automatically so go through to checkout for the final price.

Need to Know

All of our items come with a Certificate of Authenticity

Read more Certificate of Authenticity
Empty | Add All to Cart
 My Wishlist (0)