Mackerel still life. Antique oil on
canvas, British folk art provincial school, dated 1849.
Three freshly caught mackerel on an enamel plate, on a kitchen slab. In a period moulded burr maple frame with gold slip. Refurbished and
ready to hang.
Sight: 12" x 18.75" (39cm x 48cm)
Frame: 15.5" x 22.5" ( 40cm x 57cm)
The back of the canvas are painted the words "Painted by John Owden Sen.1849, Sheppardess Walk.
Some fine craquelure.