William Lionel Wyllie RA (1851-1931)
Early submarines and their depot ship off the Gosport shoreline
etching, signed in pencil
Double mounted and contained in a black wooden frame
Overall dimensions including frame: 29.4 x 52.3 cm
With the campanile of Holy Trinity church in Gosport towards the left, the old Gosport market hall can be seen in the centre adjacent to the sheds of Camper and Nicholson yacht builders and Ratsey and Lapthorn sailmakers. Also visible is a submarine depot ship with its two funnels, and two early submarines in the foreground.
We only sell original etchings by Wyllie, each bearing his pencil signature to the lower margin. Framed in our own studio using acid-free conservation materials.