An original 1878 watercolour painting, Ethel Robinson Bible Painting 'In Him we Live and Move' .
A charming, vividly coloured painting in watercolour with white bodycolour and silver paint. On pale green card.
Signed and dated on a separate fragment of paper. Inscribed centre: 'In him we live, and move'.
In good condition for its age. The picture may have minor imperfections, such as slight marks, toning, foxing, creasing or pinholes, commensurate with age. Please see photos for detail.
24.9cm x 17.4cm.
This painting forms part of a charming collection of watercolours that we have for sale dated 1875 to 1879, executed by seven siblings of the Robinson family. The works, which include popular Victorian subjects such as castle ruins, stormy seascapes, Alpine passes and Continental medieval architecture, are appealing examples of amateur watercolour practice in the 19th century. Catalogued meticulously with the artist’s name and date, taken as a whole they represent impressive familial effort and affection for the watercolour medium.
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Product code: JN-165