Samuel Austin, O.W.S. (1796-1834)
Clearing the Buoy
signed and dated 'S Austin/1827' (lower right)
and inscribed, signed and inscribed again 'Clearing the buoy/S Austin Liverpool' (on a fragment of the old mount attached to the frame)
pencil and watercolour with heightened with white and with scratching out
0¼ x 17 in. (25.7 x 43.2 cm.)
Anon. sale, Christie's London, 28 November 1982, lot 174.