1897 – 1956
Leaving Portsmouth Harbour
Frame size: 14 x 15 inches / 35.5 x 38.25 cm
Rowland Langmaid was born on the 1st December 1897 and died in Calle de la Bolsa, Malaga, Spain 11th February 1956. Lieutenant Commander Rowland John Robb Langmaid studied under W.L. Wyllie. He served in the Royal Navy in both wars and for most of World War Two was stationed at the shorebased HMS Nile in Alexandria where he was appointed artist to the Mediterranean Fleet by Admiral Cunningham.