|Robert Gallon (1845-1925)|
"Harbour Master's House, Limehouse", London.
Oil on panel
Inscribed on reverse in ink "Harbour Master's House, Limehouse 21st October 1902".
Label on reverse giving title and date, also "Sketch by Robert Gallon (1845-1925) Listed by the artist in his Records as No.426. Certified: Signed Paul H. Walker 1st May 1946".
Another label inscribed "Old Limehouse for a Cockney En Avant, Cockaigne". "To Dr Frank Leverick July 16th 1946" Signed Paul Walker.
7 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches.
Robert Gallon (1845-1925):
Landscape painter in oils and watercolours who lived in London and from 1868 exhibited at the principal exhibition societies including the Royal Academy, Royal Society of British Artists, Royal Institute of Oil Painters and Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours. Robert Gallon painted widely in England, Scotland and Wales and his work ranges from broadly executed sketches to highly finished exhibition pieces.