Lot 418: Markes (Albert Ernest, 1865-1901). Seascapes, two watercolours, one showing a sunrise over a partially submerged wreck on a beach, with rocks and headland, signed lower left, 14.5 x 35cm (5.75 x 13.75ins), the other showing sailing boats and figures on a beach, signed lower left, faintly spotted, 14 x 22cm (5.5 x 8.75ins), in matching mounts and glazed frames, each with old gallery label on backboard 'Leggatt Brothers'. Albert Markes was a marine watercolourist who lived in Cornwall before coming to London. He painted scenes on the east coast of England, as well as working in Belgium and Holland. (2)
Dominic Winter's Antiques & Fine Art Auction October 2015
Thursday, 15th October 2015
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