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Original watercolour painting of a view of Bristol bridge by artist Carol Frarey (1931 - ).

It was painted in 1987 and is a nice piece of social history.

Carol ,who is now retired says of her career "Art has been my greatest interest since a very early age; unfortunately my parents decided an academic career offered the best future although they did allow me to study for a year at the Chelsea Art School.

It was not until 1978 when family commitments allowed me to take up painting seriously. I was living at the time in Saffron Walden Essex and exhibited in local galleries and had several private exhibitions in the Library there. I also exhibited in London’s Royal Exchange and the Banqueting Hall, Whitehall and for many years was an artist member of the Fine Art Trade Guild.

I moved to the West Country in 1982 and became a member of the Hilliard Society of Miniaturists exhibiting in the Bishop’s Palace Wells. There were further private exhibitions including galleries in Bristol, Bath and Weston super Mare. Together with 4 other artists we formed QuinArt, an exhibiting group holding several exhibitions each year at Montacute House, Barrington Court and East Lambrook Manor."


The outside of the frame measures 43cm x 41cm and the watercolour measures 25cm x 22cm.

The frame has a couple of marks and some of the wood in the gilded part around the edge has been chipped away (please see photos).

If you have any questions or are interested in making an offer, please send me a Text Message or contact me through Preloved and I will respond as soon as I can.

Please check out my other ads for more interesting antiques, curios and collectibles and I will happily do a good deal for bulk purchases.

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  • Bristol, Avon

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