Albert Chevallier Tayler, RBC (British, 1862-1925)
Waiting for the boats signed and dated 'A.Chevallier Tayler.94.' (lower right) oil on canvas 70 x 46cm (27 9/16 x 18 1/8in).
The present lot is a wonderful example of Chevallier Tayler's Newlyn period paintings, embodying the methods and sympathies of the plein air movement which he was instrumental in establishing. For a similar composition, see 'Awaiting the boats' (1892), Sotheby's London, 19 June, 1996, lot 9.