ALFRED BIRDSEY WATERCOLOR PAINTING BERMUDA SCENE SIGNED
(1912 - 1996)
Alfred Birdsey was a watercolor painter in Bermuda known for his landscapes of Hamilton, St. Georges and the surrounding sailboats, homes, and bays of Bermuda. He also did mural work in Boston, New York and Bermuda.
Of him in a 2012 tourist guide, Elbow Beach Cycles, it is written: "The paintings of Alfred Birdsey played an important part in changing the way Bermuda was seen abroad and became regular additions to many collections around the world. *
Alfred had passed away in the year 1996. He moved to Bermuda when he was 7 yrs old.
Alfred Birdsey specialized in impressionistic paintings of Bermuda's landscapes, harbors, back streets, boats and many such subjects. Many have collected his paintings for the purpose of meditation. He used to be a very friendly person and always liked chatting with visitors, often offering them tea.
-Measures 21 x 18; two creases (see pics) from rolling up
-Black Frame with nicks, plexiglass
-Shipping $18.00 (extra to Canada)
-Signed Lower Right
-A wonderful addition to any room or collection.
Courtesy Askart & Bermuda
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