"Sailing the Coast of Maine" by J.V. White

 

A Watercolor Painting by Joseph V. White (1916-2009) of Hingham, Massachusetts.

White was born in South Boston and was sketching from the age of 11 years old. He was a self-taught artist who idolized Winslow Homer. He spent a great deal of time at the Boston Art Museum and other museums where he elicited private viewings of Homer's paintings. He became well known as a Hingham and South Shore artist. He painted as a hobby and donated several paintings to a church auction to help raise funds for his church. He is known for painting outdoor scenes and had several local exhibits to his credit.

Provenance:

 

Condition: Excellent, Unframed
Dimensions: Site size 14 1/4 x 10"
Circa: Last half 20th century
Part Number: 8454HOWN

Price: $1900