Shipping on the Coast
(Stephen) Frank Wasley (1848-1934)
Oil on canvas
Image Dimensions : 15½" x 23½" (39.4cm x 59.7cm)
Price : Sold
(Stephen) Frank Wasley Biography
He was born in Peckham near London. His first known home was in Nottingham from then on he appears to have moved frequently until finally settling in Henley-on-Thames. He painted in oils and watercolours, often in black and white. He later developed his paintings in a free and confident style. His subjects were frequently Venice, ancient cities and seascapes. He was a great admirer of JMW Turner. He exhibited at the Royal Academy, Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours, The Royal Society Birmingham and elsewhere.