William Henry Bishop
THE 'WARRIOR' LEAVING PORT
together with Frank Wood, HMS Thunderer, signed l/r, watercolour (visible sheet 20 by 37.5cm.); English School, HMS Stork, mount inscribed, 465 Tons / Zanzibar 1889 (visible sheet 13 by 21cm.); Symonds & Co., HMS Majestic, photographic print (visible sheet 20.5 by 21cm.); After H.J.R., HMS Triumph Passing through the Smyth Channel, photographic print, dated September 1888 (visible sheet 27.5 by 20cm.); English School, Esquimalt, British Columbia, watercolour, unsigned (visible sheet 9.5 by 28.5cm.); After Claude Rowbotham, Victime de la Guerre, coloured etching, signed l/r (visible sheet 17 by 24cm.); Anon, Admiral of the Fleet John Rushworth Jellicoe, 1st Earl Jellicoe, photograph, signed by the sitter and dated 1913 (visible sheet 28.5 by 17cm.); After Philip de Laszlo, Prince Louis of Battenberg, Admiral and Commander Blue Fleet 1912, the mount signed by the sitter, dated and captioned 'HMS Thunderer', photographic print (visible sheet 30 by 19.5cm.); J. Kent, Key Positions of German Ships in Scapa Flow, with printed key, signed l/r, photographic print (visble sheet 19.5 by 59.5cm.)
signed and dated lower right: W. H. Bishop / © '97
oil on canvas
60.5cm. by 94cm.; 23¾in. by 37in.
The works listed after the oil painting probably from the collection of Admiral of the Fleet Sir Henry Francis Oliver (1865–1965);
to his wife Dame Beryl Oliver (1882–1972) to her niece;