Portovenere, Italy
Original watercolour

Sir William Russell Flint

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

russell flint portovenere, Italy original watercolour

The shrine with the little ship, Portovenere, Ligurian coast, Italy
signed 'W. RUSSELL FLINT' (lower left) and further signed and inscribed 'The Shrine with the Little Ship, Portovenere/W Russell Flint' (on the backboard)
Original watercolour, heightened with touches of bodycolour
Image size 14.75 x 22 1/8 in. (37.5 x 56.2 cm)

Work by L.S. Lowry.
Work by the wildlife artist, David Shepherd

Most of Russell Flint's travels were in France, he did however venture into Italy and found some beautiful areas to paint.
The Shrine with the little ship in Portovenere on the Ligurian coast of Italy is indeed, one of those areas.

This house in the heart of Dordogne can provide
is surrounded by beautiful countryside and picturesque villages that inspired so many of Russell Flint's paintings.