Watercolour 29 x 59cm 11.5x 23.5ins. Signed and endorsed.

Watercolour artist who lived in Birkdale, Southport in 1891. He also lived in North Wales. Exhibited works at the Royal Cambrian Academy, Walker Gallery, Liverpool ,and Manchester Art Gallery.

Emil Axel Krause came initially from Germany before coming to Southport in Northern England before 1891 with his artist father Franz, going to Wales and then coming back to Southport. He is particularly well know for his scenic watercolours of the English Lake District and Scotland. At the time of the First World War in 1916 he adopted his mother's maiden name of Stock.





Crummock Water Lake District

Krause-Axel/Emile Krause or Kraus (1871-1945)