William Lionel Wyllie RA (1851-1931)
Racing Yachts off Old Portsmouth
The racing yachts belong to the Victoria Yacht Club in Southsea. Beyond the yachts to the left can be seen Fort Blockhouse in Gosport along with the easily recognised campanile of Holy Trinity. Portsmouth Cathedral is shown to the right as well as Clarence Pier which was destroyed by bomber aircraft in 1941
etching, signed in pencil
Overall dimensions including frame: 39.5 x 63 cm
We only sell original etchings by Wyllie, each bearing his pencil signature in the lower margin. Framed and glazed in our studio using acid-free conservation materials.