Lot 190
Claude Howell (NC, 1915-1997), Harbor Scene (double-sided)
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Watercolor on paper, signed and dated 1949 to recto, the verso with crossed out landscape, matted and framed under glass.

Sheet 15 3/4 x 22 5/8 in.; Frame dimensions 25 1/2 x 31 1/2 in.

Born in Wilmington, North Carolina, Howell received his early artistic training from an eccentric British transplant, Elisabeth Chant. He went on to seek further training during his travels to artist colonies in the Northeast, New York, and Paris. Through these travels, Howell learned to paint what he knew and loved - life along the Cape Fear.

Tape to all edges; extensive foxing, primarily visible on verso of sheet.

$2,000 - 4,000