Oil on board: 12 x 18 in. Frame: 20 x 26 in. Signed &date1887.
Inscribed on artists exhibition label verso.
London-born Lennard Lewis was a London watercolourist and painter in oils, who made a specialty of English, French and Portuguese architectural views. He exhibited at the Royal Academy, the Grosvenor Gallery and the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours. He also showed with the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists and submitted work to exhibitions in Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield and Leeds.
Gallery notes: Montfort-sur-Meu is a commune in the department of Ille-et-Vilaine in Brittany in the northwest of France. It is noted as the birthplace of the Roman Catholic Saint Louis de Montfort.