The Trooper by Sapper
An Original watercolour
Signed & Titled in gouache
Frame: 1/2" black with mount.
Overall Size: 19x16ins.
Major Henry Hawkins OBE Master of Atherstone, on Grey Dawn By Snaffles
An original signed and dated watercolour with gouache.
Full history on reverse of Major Hawkins.
Major Hawkins OBE was master of The Atherstone 1920-22.
His favourite hunter was "Grey Dawn", which was probably the horse in The Finest View In Europe.
It is a very rare example of a fantastic watercolour by Snaffles.
Signed and dated 1921.
Image Size: 14x19ins.
Frame: Oriignal 2 inch dark oak with gold inlay.
Overall Size: 25x30 inches.
More photos and information can be given: call 01568 770117
Back inscription of watercolour
HMS Encounter a Royal Naval E-Class Destroyer (H10) by Snaffles
HMS Encounter a Royal Naval E-Class Destroyer. Dedicated to "To Number One of this good little ship with very Happy Memories - Snaffles" (refers to Lieutenant-Commander John Henry Wallace). Painted in the summer of 1940 when Snaffles went on this ship, which was assigned to convoy duties. There are a number of pencil sketches in 'Half Centuries of Memories' showing this time.
A watercolour with Gouache, signed by Snaffles on the picture and on the dedication. Reverse of the picture also has a partial picture (ask for photos).
Overall Size: 15x18ins.