Fabulous Original Watercolour By The Irish Artist Claude Hayes 1852-1922
Claude Hayes was a landscape and portrait painter, who was born in Dublin the son of Edwin Hayes. He ran away to sea, serving on The Golden Fleece, one of the transports used in the Abyssinian Expedition of 1867 to 1868.
Hayes spent a year in America, then came back and studied art at Heatherleys School and for three years at the Royal Academy Schools, he also studied in Antwerp under Verlat.
The gilt frame measures approx 44cm x 39cm
In excellent condition