Original Antique Hugh Monahan Painting Ducks ca1950

OFFERS CONSIDERED. This is an exceptionally good sporting oil painting of ducks in flight by famous British/Canadian artist Hugh Monahan. Excellent condition and beautiful presentation, featuring the sun lit clouds in the sky that is found in the best Monahans. Canvas measures 26 by 20; frame size is approximately 31 by 25. Please email any questions. Shipping included to the 48 states. Canadian and allowable foreign shipping possible through eBay's Global Shipping Program.
Some background on Hugh Monahan:
British 1914-1970)
Hugh Monahan studied History at Pembroke College, Cambridge, and art at the Royal Hibernian Academy, but when he graduated with a Masters degree, he chose to join the Indian Army as an officer, "because I didn't think I was good enough to make a living painting". Once in India, he joined the famous Ghurka Brigades and served two and a half years on the Northwest Frontier, now the border between Pakistan and Afghanistan. Hugh's goal was to be able to support himself with his art, and in 1949, he discovered that he was earning more from his art than he was from his job. He promptly quit and devoted himself full time to painting. He exhibited in Dublin at the Victor Waddington Galleries in 1950 and at the 'British Bird Art' exhibition at the Belfast Museum and Art Gallery in 1954. He was president of
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