She moved to West Cornwall with her late husband (painter and photographer) Reg Watkiss in the 1950s. They lived in various locations including Zenna, St Just and Newlyn. Her work depicts the lives of ordinary people and their surroundings in Cornwall. She has developed a highly recognisable style, with dramatic urban/rural landscapes/backgrounds and figures (many windblown) both happy and sad.She is undoubtedly one of the most influential figurative/landscape artists to work in Cornwall in the last fifty years. Signed to the lower left. Approximately 17" by 16 1/2" including the frame, the painting is approximately 10" by 9".
Show off your items with Auctiva's Listing Templates. The item "Fine Gill Watkiss Original Mixed Media Painting Godrevy Lighthouse Cornwall" is in sale since Wednesday, October 12, 2016. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".
The seller is "british-ceramics-and-paintings" and is located in Devon, England. This item can be shipped worldwide.