Dover signed 'C A. Mellon' (lower left) oil on canvas 51.4 x 61.4 cm. (20 1/4 x 24 1/8 in.)
PROVENANCE: Gifted by the artist to the family of the present owner
EXHIBITED: London, Royal Academy of Arts, The Third United Artists' Exhibition: in aid of H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester's Red Cross and St. John Fund, 1943
Campbell Archibald Mellon most likely painted the present work from Dover's Admiralty Pier, looking east across Admiralty Harbour to the eastern docks with the White Cliffs behind and Dover Castle atop.