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MacMaster, James RSW, RBA (Scottish)

The Fright of the Seagulls - Co. Donegal, watercolor, signed l/l inscribed l/r,13.75" X 13.75" x 6.75" plus frame.
Excellent condition; in portfolio for over twenty-five years before being framed in the mid 1990s. This painting is from my personal collection and hangs in a prominent position in our home.

James Macmaster was a Glasgow landscape and coastal painter; he specialized in fishing scenes with boats in harbour, fishing villages and scenes of unloading the catch. He worked in both oil and watercolour, the latter being painted in a 'wet' Glasgow manner. His work is similar to that of Andrew Black and James McNiven. -- From The Dictionary of Scottish Painters.

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