A fine large English oil painting on board, depicting a mooring bollard and ship in a harbour or dock, mounted in a wood and canvas frame, by Pat Cleary.
Titled: Sunday Morning
Dimensions are H 31 inches x W 47 inches
Patrick Cleary was born and raised in the English Lake District. He attended Lancaster Art College in the late fifties-early sixties, worked as a commercial artist in London and returned to his roots in 1965.
He became a member of the Lake Artists Society in 1967.
He exhibited in his own gallery for over twenty five years and had three one man shows elsewhere. In the late seventies he showed in both the Scottish and Royal Academy Summer Exhibitions.
From a letter we received from Pat Cleary, the artist:
"Re my Bollard painting that has been brought to my attention. I painted it in 1978 and it was bought by Guinness breweries of London from the Royal Academy Summer exhibition '78. Titled 'Sunday Morning' The bollard subject was on the Tyne river in Northumberland UK."