Manchester Spinner in Manchester Docks, circa 1955
Framed (ref: 9216)
Signed, titled on label to reverse, and with a label Claude Muncaster, Four Winds Sussex
Pencil and watercolour
8 x 11 in.(20.4 x 27.9 cm)
Tags: Claude Muncaster New Stock
Provenance: Acquired from the artist by Edward Halliday, 1950's
In its original limed oak frame and line-washed mount.
Manchester Liners had three ships named Manchester Spinner the third of which, (probably the one shown in this composition), was built in 1952:
We are grateful to Ian Jack for assistance.