Original Watercolour Painting of Anglo-Boer War Officer

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Book Condition: Good


An amateur A4 watercolour sketch of a British officer on horseback. Captioned in pencil: "Headqmaster Staff Officer - Active Service suit S Africa 1900" Signed: MB/01. The rear has pencilled: "S Africa 1901 Staff Officer". The edges have some wear, tanning. Whilst the officer is somewhat naif, the horse was drawn and painted with keen knowledge, association and skill. The colours of the painting are fresh, light, careful, clear. It's spirit is keen, visceral, eager. An amiable, evocative piece of Anglo-Boer War memorabilia. fk

Title: Original Watercolour Painting of Anglo-Boer War Officer

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Categories: Africana - Anglo-Boer War,

Publisher: 1901

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 70rc