Mysterious Light Matthew Draper (Contemporary)

A delightful, large  pastel by the Edinburgh artist Matthew Draper.  Entitled “Mysterious Light”, it shows an atmospheric, moody view of  the city.  In good condition, in its original frame and behind museum-quality glass. Signed, lower right. Bears a label, verso, for the Open Eye Gallery, Edinburgh.

Measures 107 cm wide by 77 cm deep (130 cm by 103 cm in its frame);

 

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A Bronze Group Of Two Racehorses and Jockeys, After Paul Loiseau (1861-1927)

 A bronze model of a pair of racehorses with jockey up and in mid jump over a naturalistically cast hedge, on similarly cast base, after  the French artist Paul Louis Emile Loiseau-Rousseau (1861-1927) and  bearing  the signature E. Loiseau.  The patination is  dark brown  and the model is  mounted on a veined black marble moulded base.
Measures  37 cm wide by 40 cm long by 16 cm high  by 16 cm high on its base.

 

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George Heriott’s School, Edinburgh by Robert Scott Irvine (1906-1988)

The Scottish watercolourist Robert Scott Irvine taught art at Edinburgh’s George Watson’s College and this is a very nice etching he made of one of the city’s other renowned places of education, George Heriott’s School. Signed and titled in pencil and numbered 3 from a run of 25, this work is in good condition in its original frame and mount.

Measures 14 cm wide by 10 cm deep (30m cm by 40 cm in its frame).

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If You Want To Get On In This World, Ask An Expert -Original Golfing Cartoon by Peter Hobbs

Original pen and ink cartoon by the London-based artist Peter Hobbs. Here a cheeky urchin is obviously giving the benefit of his vast experience and knowledge to a client. This work is  untitled and is in good condition in its original frame.

Measures 19 cm wide by 25.5 cm deep (36 cm  by 42.5 cm  in its frame).

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Your ball or mine? – Original Golfing Cartoon by Peter Hobbs

Another original golfing cartoon by  the English artist Peter Hobbs, dating from the 1930’s. This work is untitled but it seems that what we have here is  a rather fashionably-dressed sportsman who seems to be having some kind of an issue with a golf ball. Ah well, c’est la vie,  even on the best-dressed greens.  This work is in good condition in its original frame.

Measures 19.5 cm wide by 28 cm deep (36.5 cm by 45 cm in its frame).

 

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The Sheer Joy Of A Stroke Well Played -Original Golfing Cartoon by Peter Hobbs

This original pen and ink cartoon drawing by the English artist Peter Hobbs is untitled but it is obvious that this rather portly sportsman is in a positively balletic paroxism of delight after hitting a good ball. This work, in its original frame, is in good condition.

Measures 18.5 cm wide by 23.5 cm deep (35.5 cm by 40 cm in its frame).

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