A bonnie portrait in charcoal of one of the stars of the Highland landscape. Titled, “Hello Coo” by the Scottish artist Helen Sproston. In good condition and possibly bearing an indistinct signature, lower left.
Measures 40 cm wide by 30 cm deep (56 cm by 46 cm in ifs frame`).
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A delightful pastel and gouache Highland landscape with stacks of peat in the foreground by the Scottish contemporary artist Donald Manson. Signed, lower left, this work is in good condition in its original frame and bears a label, verso, for the Fine Arts Society, dated 1989.
Measures 14 cm wide by 11.5 cm deep (43 cm by 43 cm in its frame`).
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A very pleasing Scottish loch scene by the Glasgow artist John Cochran. This oil on canvas is signed lower right and is in good condition in its original frame.
Measures 60 cm wide by 45 cm deep (75 cm by 60 cm in its frame`).
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Bearing the initials of Sir George Clausen (1852-1944), this is a preliminary study for one of his finished oil paintings – “The Harvest” – and shows a field-worker holding what looks like a scythe. In good condition in its original frame and mount. A note on the original back-board indicates that this work came from the estate of the artist and collector Edward Le Bas (1904-1966). A small label, verso, also seems to indicate that it may have been exhibited in 1926.
Measures 14.5 cm wide by 23.5 cm (39 cm by 47.5 cm in its frame).
N.B, Edwards Le Bas, with the Fine Art Society, provided provenance for the sale of another Clausen work – the 1890 pastel – “Sheepfold At Evening”.
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A delightful oil on board by the Scottish artist William Birnie showing a view of a village – most probably Kilbrchan where he lived and which he painted often. Signed, lower left, and recently reframed, this work is in good condition.
Measures 38 cm wide by 28 cm deep (60 cm by 50 cm in its frame).
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Interior of a Victorian cottage in the little fishing village of Shandwick, in Ross-shire, Scotland, showing an old woman sitting in front of the fire, doing her knitting. This work shows some interesting domestic features, including the form of the fire-place and the traditional bed.
This work appears to show part of an indistinct signature, lower right. It is in good condition in its original frame.
Measures 42 cm wide by 32 cm deep (49 cm by 39 cm in its frame).
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A delightful etching in colours showing the cliffs at Balmeanach, on the North West coast of Skye by the Portree artist Tom Mackenzie who died last year.
In good condition in its original frame and mount. Signed in pencil, titled and numbered 40 from a run of 75.
Measures 60 cm wide by 43 cm deep (80 cm by 60 cm in its frame).
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My name is Elephantias King of Kings. With apologies to Shelley.
Mixed media and collage with ivory panels.
Measures 49 cm wide by 49 cm deep in its frame.
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Signed, lower left, by the Scottish artist Jacqueline Reid, this super acrylic of a birch wood is in good condition in its original frame.
Measures 35 cm wide by 35 cm deep (49cm by 49cm in its frame).
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A very nice acrylic by the Glasgow artist Enid Foote Watts. Signed, lower left, this work is in good condition in its original frame and mount.
Measures 38 cm wide by 40 cm deep (58cm by 60cm in its frame).
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