Waican

 J W Hardcastle (Canadian) Watercolour 1947

$525CAD

WaicanWaican is located in Peterborough, Ontario

Watercolour by Canadian Listed artist Jack W Hardcastle  (1881-1980).  Born on his fathers ship at sea in England. Booked on the titanic to come to Canada and listed as missing after it sunk.  Had been transferred to another ship while boarding. Settled and lived in Nanaimo British Columbia. More of the story in "The Dictionary of Canadian artists" by Colin S. MacDonald.

Measures 14" X 18" approximately, it is not cut square.  Several pin holes and tape marks on edges and corners. Small mark in sky behind main ship.