Details about C.1970's~TOM JOHNSTONE~KING
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06 Oct, 2013 19:31:53 BST
[ 9 bids ]
Brighton East Sussex, GB, United Kingdom
|Subject:||Landscape/ Cityscape||Date of Creation:||1970-1989|
PHOTO OF THE ACTUAL BUILDING:
THE MOUNT IS NOT PART OF THE SALE.
THANKS FOR VIEWING THIS ITEM.
THIS SUPER ORIGINAL SCOTTISH CINEMAS WATERCOLOUR IS TO BE LISTED WITHOUT RESERVE AND FOR THE LOW START PRICE OF £4.99, SO PLEASE WATCH THIS ITEM AND MAKE A BID!
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****I CAN COMBINE POST IF YOU BUY SEVERAL ITEMS AND I CAN WAIT BETWEEN SALES AND COMBINE THOSE ITEMS TO POST BUT ONLY FOR A MAXIMUM OF 2 SALES FOLLOWING THE FIRST ONE YOU BUY AT. ****
THIS ITEM WILL BE SENT GENTLY ROLLED AND I CANNOT COMBINE WITH ITEMS THAT MUST BE SENT FLAT.
*** WANT TO BUY IT NOW? CONTACT ME BEFORE ANY BIDS ARE MADE ONLY *****
SIGNED BY THE SCOTTISH ARTIST:
(PICTURE HOUSE/CINEMA), KERR ST / WEST BLACKHALL ST., GREENOCK, SCOTLAND.
ABOUT THE KINGS CINEMA:
King's / Odeon
Ker Street / West Blackhall St
Opened July 1928 by Sydney Friedman in the Alexandra Theatre of 1905.
Original architects were Boston, Menzies and Morton.
Sold to Rank October 1955; renamed, rebuilt, as Odeon, January 1956.
Closed October 1969. Demolished for road straightening March 1973.
About Tom Johnstone, Artist.
Tom Johnstone was born in Greenock and still lives in the Inverclyde town. Tom’s knowledge of local history has inspired his work over the years.
His eye for the area's vernacular architectural detail and its scenic beauty makes his work much sought after by residents, expatriates and visitors.
Tom also draws a weekly cartoon strip for the Greenock Telegraph newspaper.
Over the years he has been recording the demise of local industry, the old tenemented streets, public houses, picture houses and the once numerous dance halls, all of which have now disappeared, also those local worthies and characters who once enlivened our streets.
Tom's paintings are to be found in public and private collections at home and abroad.
PLEASE SEE PHOTOS FOR THE CLOSE-UP IMAGES, BUT YOU WILL SEE IT IS IN GENERALLY GOOD ORDER - THERE IS SOME POSSIBLE AGE DISCOLOURATION & LIGHT MARKS AND SOME POSSIBLE SURFACE DIRT BUT THIS WON'T EFFECT THE ENJOYMENT OF THE IMAGE TOO MUCH, HOPEFULLY. IT WAS FRAMED, THE MOUNT IS NOW REMOVED AND IS NOT PART OF THE SALE, WHERE THE MOUNT WAS REMOVED IT HAS LEFT SOME SLIGHT DISCOLOURATION.
VERSO, WITH LIGHT MARKS WITH SOME LIGHT SURFACE DIRT AND MARKS.
UN-DATED, CIRCA. 1970's.
SIZE - HEIGHT - 43 CM (17 INCHES) x WIDTH - 35 CM (13.75 INCHES), APPROX.
PLEASE SEE EMBEDDED IMAGES, IF FOR ANY REASON YOU CANNOT VIEW THESE PLEASE SEND ME A MESSAGE WITH YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND I CAN SENT YOU COPIES.
How I operate! - PAYMENTS:
I BUY A LOT ON EBAY TOO AND I EXPECT HONESTY FROM THE SELLERS AND I HAVE NEVER BEEN LET DOWN (SO FAR!) AND I APPLY THAT TO ITEMS FROM MY COLLECTION WHICH I AM SELLING AND I REALLY WANT YOU TO BE HAPPY AND PLEASE NOTE MY 100% FEEDBACK.
I TRY TO PLEASE THE CUSTOMERS AND I HAVE FREQUENTLY REFUNDED THE COST OF POST IF IT IS LESS THAN AN ESTIMATE.
IF YOU WISH FOR A NON-SIGNED FOR SERVICE, AS THIS SERVICE DOES NOT MEET WITH MY CONFIDENCE, BUT TO PLEASE YOU, I CAN AGREE TO SEND WITHOUT THE "SIGNED FOR" BIT, SAVING ABOUT £5, ON THE CONDITION THAT IF IT IS LOST IN THE POST THEN I WILL NOT OFFER A REFUND. IF YOU WANT THIS PLEASE LET ME KNOW, NO LATER THAN 4 HOURS AFTER THE COMPLETION OF THE SALE.
IF THE ITEM IS SENT WITH GLASS, ANY BREAKAGE IN TRANSIT WOULD INFACT INVALIDATE THE INSURANCE, AND IF YOU REQUEST THIS IT CAN BE SENT ENTIRELY AT YOUR RISK, AND ON THE BASIS OF NO RETURNS OF DAMAGED ITEMS.
Thank you for taking the time to view this item, and please take a look at the other Prints: engravings, lithographs, Maps, Vintage original photographs, original works of art, watercolours, oil paintings, drawings, and similar that may be listed over the next few weeks, some will be rare and very special from my collection which was built-up over a few years, which I need to list, as I am trying to clear some space and need to pay some bills!
I accept : PAYPAL - the preferred payment method, but FOR UK BUYERS ONLY I will accept Cheques, and Postal Orders or NO CASH TO BE SENT AS I HAVE READ THIS IS AGAINST EBAY RULES.
I am willing to post worldwide and send different products - mainly prints, of different weights and sizes all over the world so I cannot normally quote postage costs in advance, as each item differs and I need to pack it and take to the Post Office first, to obtain the correct price and as some may or may not be sent with the glass as per the buyers request I cannot often pack prior to the completion of the sale.
Refunds may be given if the item is not described accurately, and will be made ASAP after the item has been returned, although your postage and packing costs for the return of the item will not be refunded.
PLEASE NOTE THAT PAYMENT MUST BE COMPLETED NO LATER THAN 10 DAYS AFTER THE DATE OF THE SALE COMPLETION, IF NO PAYMENT HAS BEEN MADE I RESERVE THE RIGHT TO IMMEDIATELY RESELL, AND REPORT YOUR CONDUCT TO EBAY. THANK YOU.
PLEASE NOTE FOR CHEQUE PAYMENTS: payment is preferred through Paypal, but If you pay by cheque I will need to wait until cleared payment which is approx. 10 days prior to posting. Postal orders are also accepted. International buyers, Paypal only please.
I USE RECYCLE CARDBOARD FOR PACKING OF ALL ITEMS AND ALL WASTE CARDBOARD IS RECYCLED.
Please note that the PACKAGING will cost 0.75 PENCE; POSTAGE IS EXTRA AT ROYAL MAIL STANDARD RATES, SEE BELOW.
FOR FREQUENT REPEAT CUSTOMERS I MAY WAIVE THE PACKING CHARGES AT MY DISCRETION, AND I AM HAPPY TO COMBINE THE POST FOR MORE THAN ONE ITEM.
I will Post to UK Or anywhere international / worldwide, but at the full cost as per Royal Mail 1st Class Recorded Delivery /International Signed For Services, unless the sale price is higher than say £35 and in which case insurance will be required and sent using Special Delivery for UK destinations and with INTERNATIONAL DESTINATIONS THE POST TO BE "INTERNATIONAL SIGNED FOR" only with insurance, as I have had some lost post items by sending normal post! I cannot quote this here as send worldwide and varies according to the delivery address and the size and weight of each package. Please note that as sending recorded (or equivalent for worldwide post). AS INSURANCE WILL VARY ACCORDING TO THE ACHIEVED PRICE YOU MUST WAIT UNTIL INVOICE YOU BEFORE YOU PAY.
UK FIRST CLASS RECORDED DELIVERY (SIGNED FOR) To include packing is £7.25. THIS IS AN ESTIMATE WAIT UNTIL I INVOICE YOU, ONLY PAY THEN AS I THINK IT WILL BE CHEAPER THAN THE ESTIMATE.
EUROPEAN DESTINATION - £9.95 To include packing. THIS IS AN ESTIMATE WAIT UNTIL I INVOICE YOU, ONLY PAY THEN AS I THINK IT WILL BE CHEAPER THAN THE ESTIMATE.
REST IF WORLD - INTERNATIONAL SIGNED FOR to include packing, to be confirmed.
IF THE ACTUAL POSTAGE COSTS ARE MORE, I WILL REFUND THE DIFFERENCE SHORTLY AFTER POSTING, AND I HAVE FREQUENTLY REFUNDED POST COST WHERE THE BUYER HAS PAID BASED ON THE ESTIMATE WHEN IN FACT AT THE TIME OF POSTING IT WAS CHEAPER.
IF YOU WANT THE ITEM(S) SENT BY NORMAL POST, I.E WITHOUT THE "SIGNED FOR", I AM PREPARED TO SEND ON THIS BASIS ON THE CONDITION THAT ANY LOST IN POST ITEMS ARE AT THE BUYERS RISK AND I WILL NOT OFFER A REFUND IF IT IS LOST. THIS IS NOT NEGOTIABLE AS MY PREFERENCE IS TO SEND "INTERNATIONAL SIGNED FOR".