Martin Snape (1852-1930)
Clarence Pier at night, from the 'Hotwalls' Old Portsmouth
watercolour heightened with bodycolour
Framed and glazed
Overall size including frame: 50 x 62.9 cm
Clarence Pier was opened in 1861, with the large pavilion being added in 1905. It was destroyed by the Luftwaffe in February 1941 and rebuilt as a theme park after the war.
Please note: There is a little reflection visible in the sky area in the images provided here