CORPER 1894 Scottish Fisherman Genre Oil Painting
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Directory: Fine Art: Paintings: Oil: Europe: British: Pre 1900: item # 755577
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|This wonderful framed oil on canvas is signed by the British artist, M Corper, and dated 1894. Depicted in this genre work is an elderly fisherman and two attentive boys, at the water's edge with numerous commerical fishing boats just off shore. Its title, " Jack's Yarn ", is written in pencil on the rear of the stretcher. Canvas measures 30 x 20 inches and the period giltwood frame with brass nameplate measures 40 x 30 x 2 inches. Weighs approximately 10-15 lbs. Condition is very good. Colors are bright and there are varying degrees of craquelure throughout. Corper is known to have depicted landscape and genre scenes in Aberdeenshire in the north of Scotland.|