James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914)  album of 13 sketches for woodcuts
Lot 1
James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) largest 21 x 16cm
£7,000 - 10,000
US$ 11,000 - 16,000

Auction 18818: Scottish Art
21 Apr 2011 11:00 BST

Edinburgh
Lot Details
James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914) 'Coloured drawings and sketches',a group of illustrations depicting elegant townscapes, ladies, harbours and John Silver largest 21 x 16cm
James Watterston Herald (British, 1859-1914)
'Coloured drawings and sketches', a group of illustrations depicting ladies, elegant townscapes, harbours and John Silver
many signed with initials
ink and watercolour
largest 21 x 16cm
(13 loose illustrations and 3 on vellum folio)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Purchased directly from the artist by Frederick A White, Queens Gate, London, c1890-95, and by descent
    These illustrations have much in common with the work of the 'Beggarstaff Brothers' (James Pryde and William Nicholson), with whom Herald associated in London in the 1880s.
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