The Herring Fleet Leaving the Dee, Aberdeen
- Art Funded
- 55 x 90 cm
- Art Fund grant
- £1,700 (Total: £12,500)
David Farquharson was born in Perthshire and began his career as a decorator before turning to landscape painting in the 1870s.
He painted the hills and moors of the Highlands, and river views in varying atmospheric conditions, in a tonal palette reminiscent of early Corot.