Colchester

Made:
1954
maker:
Jack Merriott

Painting, oil on canvas, Colchester, by Jack Merriott, 1954. Depicts Colchester Castle Museum, the keep of the original castle, set against a blue sky with white clouds. At left is the war memorial with people wlking along a path curving next to railings. Original artwork for British Railways (Eastern Region) poster, part of the 'See Britain by Train' series. Signed by the artist at bottom left. Unframed.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1977-5715
Materials:
canvas and oil paint
Measurements:
image: 840 mm x 1269 mm x 18 mm,
type:
poster artwork