19th century Oil on Canvas – “A North Wales Cottage” attributed to George W. PETTITT.

Price: £795
Stock No. 1028/2021/QSA

 

Attributed to George William PETTITT (fl 1845-1882): A gilt famed oil painting on canvas entitled “A North Wales Cottage”. A delightful study of a stone-built cottage surrounded by trees on a rocky escarpment with two figures in the foreground.

George William PETTITT flourished between 1845-1882. He was a Birmingham based painter specialising in atmospheric North Wales and Scottish highland views. A reference to him can be found on p.367 of the Dictionary of Victorian Painters by Christopher Wood.

Dimensions: 18 x 15 inches (46 x 38cm)

Date: 1860-70