Artist: William Snell Morrish
|Subject: Wallabrook near Chagford|
|Medium: Watercolour Price: SOLD||Size: 290 x 450mm, 11.5 x 17.75" Order No. 367|
|This painting has been sold, click here for other pictures of Dartmoor||Delivery Costs||Currency Converter|
William Snell Morrish (1844 - 1917)
Landscape watercolour artist from Chagford in Devon. The son of Sidney S. Morrish, he studied under his father and also at the Exeter School of Art and at Heatherley's. His son Bertram was also a prolific watercolour artist. The title of some his pictures exhibited at the Royal Society of British Artists include: 1866 - On The Moor Near Chagford, Devon £15.15s. 1869 - Sharpitor Rocks near Chagford, £30. Autumn £12.12s. 1878 - Sandpits £ 6.6s. 1879 - Nr The Blauen see, Kandiesty, Swtz £15.15s. 1880 The Wildstrubel, Adelboden £6.6s. In The Gastern Thal £12.12s. 1880/1 - In The Lauterbrunnen Valley £12.12s. Exhibited: 4 @ RA, 8 @ RBA, 2 @ RI, 12 @ SS, 9 @ D.
From George Pycroft's Art in Devonshire 1880 -
'water-colour landscape, born at Chagford in March 1844; paints river and moorland subjects. He received some education at the Exeter School of Art, and at Heatherleigh's School in London, but his chief source of instruction was the work and conversation of the artists who in summer visited his picturesque neighbourhood. He paints with a bold, firm touch in the open air; his work is characterized by perfect fidelity and truthfulness and he is a admirable delineator of Dartmoor scenery.'
Worldwide Shipping - Now FREE delivery to UK mainland (elsewhere - we will send an estimate).
14 DAYS MONEY BACK GUARANTEE see terms
Frames: Antique watercolours and prints in gilt frames with pale cream,
acid free mounts and washline decoration, antique oil paintings in larger
gilt frames. There are variations, please call for details.
Devonshire Fine Art, 9 Church Street, Modbury, Devon. PL21 0QW, UK.
Family business established since 1990. About Us
Easily searched online catalogue of Antique Prints - Engravings and Lithographs
Easily searched online catalogue of Antique Maps, Sea Charts, Battle Plans and Town Plans - Antique Maps Online
Quality picture framing service and antique frame restoration
Devonshire Fine Art for picture framing and frame restoration in Devon UK
Alpha Websites - Web Design in Devon
William Snell Morrish, Wallabrook near Chagford
© Copyright Alpha Websites
- Web Design in Devon