Emsworth Town Square 1820 by Brian Coole who was born in 1939.
Emsworth is a small town in Hampshire on the south coast of England, near the border of West Sussex. It lies at the north end of an arm of Chichester Harbour, a large and shallow inlet from the English Channel and is equidistant between Portsmouth and Chichester.
This cityscape painting is oil on wood and measures 16.5 inches tall by 23 inches wide.
In the frame this landscape painting measures 22.25 inches tall by 28.5 inches wide.
Brian Coole was born in Edgeware, Middlesex, England, on February 14th, 1939.
He has Irish parents and is affiliated strongly with the USA and is still living.
Brian Coole is entirely self-taught.
Visits to public museums and galleries is where he gained the influences of William Wyllie through a spectrum ranging to Rembrandt and Canaletto, although in the US, his work is compared to that of Fitz Hugh Lane.
Recent commissions include three historical ship portraits for The Royal Naval Museum (United Kingdom) for permanent display.