~ c1885 Watercolour:Of Portsmouth Prison Hulks By Frederick Miller ~
A fine watercolour by the artist Frederick Miller. The back is captioned on the back in pencil, ‘Prison Hulks in Portsmouth Harbour’. The piece is signed on the lower left. The frame is double mounted.
~ Frederick Miller ~
Frederick Miller (exh.1880-92), father of William Ongley Miller, was a Sussex marine artist living in West Brighton (1880), Burgess Hill (1882), and Haywards Heath (1884). He exhibited at the Walker Gallery, Royal Academy, Royal Society of British Artists, and the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours.
~ Dimensions ~
The frame measures 19 inches by 19 inches (48.25cm).
The watercolour measures 11.5 inches by 11.5 inches (29cm).
~ Condition ~
The signature is slightly faded but both the picture and frame are in excellent condition.