FRANK ROUSSE (fl.1894 - 1917) 

'WHITBY HARBOUR'

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN

England

MEDIUM

Watercolour

SIGNED/DATED

Bottom LHS

DIMENSIONS

Painting

540mm x 340mm

Framed

980mm x 710mm

PRICE

£395

SOLD

 

A superb large watercolour of sail boats in the bay at Whitby painted with Rousse's free and confident style. A very attractive large painting beautifully mounted and framed in a stunning decorative gilt wood frame

Frank Rousse was a British painter who specialised in harbour scenes that usually included sailing ships prevalent around the turn of the 19th century. Some of his most popular subjects included Whitby Harbour and nearby coastal scenes.

Frank Rousse exibited at the Royal Academy. His paintings have sold at top auction houses such as Christies, Sotheby's and Bonhams.