Description & Technical information

Badmin produced a handful of views of the picturesque fishing port and seaside resort of St. Ives in Cornwall. Another watercolour view of the town, inscribed by the artist ‘A Corner of St. Ives’ and ‘The Room with the View’, was on the London art market in 1985, while a view of St. Ives from Porthminster was included at the Autumn 1953 exhibition of the Royal Watercolour Society.
277 x 344 mm. (10 7/8 x 13 1/2 in.) [image] 287 x 386 mm. (11 3/8 x 15 1/4 in.) [sheet]

Period:  20th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Black ink, Gouache, Watercolour over pen
Signature:  Signed and inscribed St. Ives. / S.R. Badmin at the lower right.

Dimensions: 27.7 x 34.4 cm (10⁷/₈ x 13¹/₂ inches)
Provenance: Possibly The Leicester Galleries (Ernest Brown & Phillips), London, in 1955
W. Frank Gadsby, Ltd., Leicester.

Exhibitions: Possibly London, The Leicester Galleries (Ernest Brown & Phillips), S. R. Badmin, R.W.S., The English Landscape: An Exhibition of Water-Colours, March 1955, no.27 (‘St. Ives, Cornwall’).

Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints