Alfred De Breanski Sr. (United Kingdom/Scotland, 1852-1928) oil on canvas seascape titled en verso "A Pole in The Highlands" depicting two figures fishing center left, a rocky shoreline with waves foreground and mountains in the background. Titled, signed "Alfred De Breanski Sr." and possibly dated "1909" en verso with other illegible writing. Housed in a carved gilt and gesso frame. Sight – 23 3/4" H x 19 1/2" W. Framed – 29 3/4" H x 26" W. Biography: London-born painter Alfred De Breanski Sr. was a well known painter of Welsh and Scottish scenes who met with success during his lifetime. He exhibited at the Royal Academy in London from 1869-1918 and also exhibited at the Royal Society of British Artists and the Royal Institute of Oil Painters. Two of his sons also became painters. (Source: Askart). CONDITION: Canvas relined. Four areas of repair with patches en verso. Minor canvas separation noted to upper right corner. Frame with slight losses and old repairs, new gilt paint.
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