The Anna Maria Lifeboat setting out to the Rescue of a Ship in Distress
R. B. Whitfield (fl.1892)
Oil painting on canvas, The Anna Maria Lifeboat setting out to the Rescue of a Ship in Distress by R.B. Whitfield, signed bottom right in red: R.B. WHITFIELD 1892. A view of a life boat setting out to the rescue of a ship in distress. The sea is stormy and the sky dark and heavy, with the life boat in the centre, sailing against the tide, on crest of wave.
Purchased by G. Michael Trinick at a May, Whetter and Grose sale at Cornubia Hall, Par, Cornwall,16th August 1974, lot 47
Marks and inscriptions
R.B. Whitfield 1892 (check)
Makers and roles
R. B. Whitfield (fl.1892), artist