The River Dronne, Brantome

Sir William Russell Flint

P.R.A., P.R.W.S., R.S.W., R.O.I., R.E.

russell flint watercolour river dronne Brantome
The river Dronne at Brantome
signed 'Francis Murray Russell Flint'
Image size 15" x 21"
The river Dronne runs through the centre of this most picturesque town, Brantome, in the South West of France, Dordogne.
It winds its way arounf the town, which is known as the 'little Venice'
A pleasant town to visit, although in mid summer, it can be a bit over run with tourists
This place was a favourite of Russell Flint and his son Frances Murray, who painted a picture that
was published as a signed limited edition 'My Father Painting at Brantome'

Francis Murray Russell Flint (ROI, SMA 1915-1977)
Francis Murray Russell Flint, born 3rd June, 1915
His father was Sir William Russell Flint,
He studied at the Grosvenor School of Modern Art, Royal Academy Schools and the Royal Academy in Paris.
Francis Murray Russell Flint was an Offical War Artist during WWII.
He exhibiting at....
The Royal Academy,
The Royal Watercolour Society,
The Royal Society of Marine Artists,
The Imperial War Museum.
He became vice-president of The Royal Watercolour Society,
and was a highly celebrated and respected watercolourist throughout his career.