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Charles Pears:
Naval Encounter

Framed (ref: 5663)
Signed with monogram and dated 1915

oil on panel
 14 x 44 cm.

Tags: war WW-1 Paintings



This panel likely to show the Battle of Dogger Bank (January 24 1915), which was considered a clear-cut British victory, with light British and heavy German casualties. Whilst it might equally show a smaller engagemen  the battleships steaming line astern and their destroyer escort suggests something large and formal.


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