Lot 9

HENRY MARTIN (1837 - C.1902), BRITISH/CANADIAN
BOATS IN A BAY, 1897
watercolour

signed and dated 97 lower left unframed.

14 ins x 21.75 ins 35.6 cms x 55.2 cms

Provenance:
Collection of Paul Duval, Toronto

Literature:
J. Russell Harper, “Early Painters and Engravers in Canada”, p. 216 places Martin’s birth at Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, circa 1832 with approximate death dates of “1904?” while OSA records indicate his date of birth as 1837 and his death date as 1902.


Note:
Martin had emigrated to Canada by 1853, settling in Toronto. He was teaching in 1892 and he had already taught at Brantford Ladies’ College, Mrs. Neville’s School, and Miss Day’s Ladies School in Toronto.

Estimate: $600—800

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Lot Closes: 10/22/2020 2:00:00 PM EST

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