Fruit and Wine, oil on board,
16" x 12" unframed.
About the Paintings: Very good condition; a few minor surface abrasions - nothing to distract from the quality or aesthetics of the painting.
About the Artist: Charlotte Hoyt Desmond (1916-2006) was the former Lady Samuel - widow of Sir John Samuel BT,- later married to HJP Desmond, a banker and amateur artist, who died in 1971. Her early art training took place in Canada and England, where she studied with the late Hayward Veal, the Australian impressionist painter. Her work has been shown in London exhibitions including the Royal Society of Marine Painters and the Royal Institute of Oil Painters, and is represented in private collections in Britain, Canada, and the United States. Charlotte Hoyt-Desmond died in August 2006.
Thistle Fine Art
Rockport, MA 01966