Stanley Roy Badmin (Sydenham, London 1906 - Bignor, West Sussex 1989)
St. Ives, Cornwall
Watercolour over pen and black ink, heightened with touches of gouache. Signed and inscribed St. Ives. / S.R. Badmin at the lower right. 277 x 344 mm. (10 7/8 x 13 1/2 in.) [image]287 x 386 mm. (11 3/8 x 15 1/4 in.) [sheet]ENQUIRE
Badmin produced a handful of views of the picturesque fishing port and seaside resort of St. Ives in Cornwall. Another watercolour view of the town, inscribed by the artist ‘A Corner of St. Ives’ and ‘The Room with the View’, was on the London art market in 1985, while a view of St. Ives from Porthminster was included at the Autumn 1953 exhibition of the Royal Watercolour Society.
Possibly The Leicester Galleries (Ernest Brown & Phillips), London, in 1955W. Frank Gadsby, Ltd., Leicester.