Stanhope Alexander Forbes, RA (British, 1857-1947)
A Dutch river in summer signed 'Stanhope A. Forbes.' (lower left) oil on panel 20 x 29.5cm (7 7/8 x 11 5/8in).
To be sold with a copy of a letter from the artist, headed 'Trewarveneth, Newlyn' which reads:
4th March 1896 Dear Mr Dinmock Will you do me the pleasure of accepting a little sketch which I did in Holland last year. It is merely a trifle but is characteristic of that very interesting country + rather like your own beautiful country, or that I thought you might care to possess it. Remember me With our united kind regards From Yours very sincerely Stanhope A.Forbes