Patrick William Orr (b. 1865. fl. 1889-1932)
|Artist Name||Patrick William Orr (b. 1865. fl. 1889-1932)|
|Title||Fishermen Sailors at Sea|
|Description||This charming Scottish Victorian oil painting is by noted Scottish artist Patrick William Orr. Painted circa 1880, this marine portrait is of two fishermen sailors at sea, sorting their nets. A lovely nautical painting full of character with great brushwork.
Signed lower right.
|Provenance||Framed Labels verso: James McClure & Sons; together with partial artist's label.|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||18 x 22 inches|
|Frame||Housed in an ornate gilt frame, 30 inches by 26 inches and in good condition.|
|Biography||Patrick William Orr (b. 1865 fl. 1889-1933) A Scottish painter of genre scenes, portraits and landscapes who lived most of his life in Glasgow. He exhibited at the Royal Glasgow Institute between 1889-1933 and the Royal Scottish Academy between 1892-98.|