Fishing on the Spey
Charles Martin Hardie (1858–1916)
Oil on canvas
Signed & inscribed
Image Dimensions : 20" x 30" (50.8cm x 76.2cm)
Price : £4,750
Charles Martin Hardie Biography
He was born in East Linton, East Lothian, Hardie entered the family business and worked as a carpenter. However, a family connection with the artist, John Pettie, encouraged him to study at the Trustees' Academy in Edinburgh. Hardie became known for his pictures of Scottish life which often have a strong narrative element. He produced portraits, landscapes and genre scenes as well as historical paintings in both oils and watercolour.