Watercolor on paper. Surf Angling Scene, a standing Angler with rod at center right playing a fish at water’s edge, the beach in sunlight, grass covered dunes in left foreground, high clouds in the sky.

[N.p: n.d., 1950s?].

Price: $1,250.00

About the item

Signed by the artist lower left. 13 x 20 inches. Matted, framed, and glazed.

Item #233284

Louis Darling illustrated Roderick Haig-Brown’s A River Never Sleeps (1946) and Primer of Fly-Fishing (1964) and numerous other sporting and children’s books. With his wife Lois, he illustrated Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring.

A fine angling scene, from the collection of Jim Deren, legendary proprietor of The Anglers Roost tackle shop in Manhattan.