GEMMELL HUTCHINSON R.S.A. (1855-1936) SCOTTISH OIL to £110,000 - GIRL SHRIMPING

GEMMELL HUTCHINSON R.S.A. (1855-1936) SCOTTISH OIL to £110,000 - GIRL SHRIMPING NEEDS CLEANING - RELINED IN 19th CENTURY - EARLY WORK GEMMELL HUTCHINSON R.S.A. (1855-1936) SCOTTISH OIL to £110,000 - GIRL SHRIMPING NEEDS CLEANING - RELINED IN 19th CENTURY - EARLY WORK

ROBERT GEMMELL HUTCHISON

R.S.A. R.S.W.

( 1855 - 1936 )

A superb and well provenanced oil of a child shrimping on the beach - one of Hutchisons most desirable scenes. The work is in lovely condition and very very charming. From a collection of work by the artist - we have two more for sale in our gallery This painting came from James Strang of Glasgow and was acquired by him from a collection of the artists work in Glasgow whence it originally came from Aitken Dott of Edinburgh.

Title: "Shrimping"

Provenance: James Strang of Glasgow / Aitken Dott

Medium: Oil on canvas board

Size: 6 x 5 inches unframed / 11 x 10 framed

Condition: Superb for age

ABOUT THE ARTIST:

Robert Gemmell Hutchison began his working life as a seal engraver, but later studied at the Royal Scottish Academy schools and at the Board of Manufacturers School of Art. From 1878 he exhibited frequently; he was elected to the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolours in 1895, became an Associate of the Royal
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