Original Watercolour By Henry Sheppard Dale Dated 1902
Subject is a steep hill street scene, possibly, Mermaid Street, Rye, Sussex as that’s where the artist lived
Signed and dated by the artist
The frame measures approx 45cm x 55cm
The Artist Henry Sheppard Dale Born 1852-1921 educated at Sheffield Grammar School. Studied at Cary’s Art School and then at the Slade.studied in Italy 1874-77.
Exhibited at the principal London galleries from 1878, mainly at the R.A.,R.I. and Suffork Street. Worked for The Graphic 1879-81 and also illustrated several books. Produced etchings,including portfolios of etchings,
Venice 1881, Glastonbury 1885, Wells 1886, Salisbury 1887, Exeter 1888. Elected A.R.E. 1909. Lived for a time at Rye in Sussex and died on 24th November 1921.