Category: Harold Knight - Oil Paintings and Watercolours
Image Available From: Not available for reproduction
Pixels: 1662 x 1660
DPI: 350 dpi
Size: 1.14 MB
Tags: Portraits, Staithes and area
Watercolour 16 x 16½ Unsigned by the artist but authenticated.
First exhibited 1901 Nottingham 23rd Annual exhibition by local artists No. 338
“A Powerful portrait of a young Staithes girl”
A girl who was to be married to Billy, son of Frank Unthank. Father and two sons Frank and Billy were all drowned the day before this girl was to be married.
The disaster is referred to in Laura Knights autobiographies MOAL p. 114 and OPGP p. 109 – 113
© Reproduced with permission of The Estate Dame Laura Knight DBE RA 2020 All Rights Reserved