Etching by W.L. Wyllie RA (1851-1931) - Hot Walls, Old Portsmouth
William Lionel Wyllie RA (1851-1931)
Hot Walls, Old Portsmouth
original etching with drypoint, signed in pencil
Framed & glazed in our studio using conservation materials.
Dimensions of image: 19 x 49 cm
Overall dimensions including frame: 47 x 75 cm
Portsmouth Cathedral is shown to the right, Wyllie's home and studio from 1906 until 1931 (Tower House) is shown to the immediate left of the historic Round Tower. In 1918 the Wyllies added the tower to their house to replicate the spire they had seen from their honeymoon hotel at Zwanzeman in Switzerland in 1879.