Signed Etching by W.L. Wyllie RA (1851-1931) - Shipping and craft off the Round Tower
original etching with drypoint, signed in pencil
Framed & glazed in our studio using conservation materials
Dimensions of plate mark: 8.6 x 20 cm
Overall dimensions including frame: 35.4 x 45 cm
Depicting fishing boats passing through the entrance to Portsmouth Harbour, with larger naval vessels and Old Portsmouth beyond. This view was etched before 1918, when Wyllie constructed the steeple on his studio and residence at Tower House, adjacent to the Round Tower.