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.