Hertfordshire Aldbury Village

Made:
1949
maker:
Jack Merriott
commissioner:
British Railways, London Midland Region

Painting, oil on canvas, 'Hertfordshire, Aldbury Village', by Jack Merriott, 1949. Poster artwork for British Railways (London Midland Region) and part of the 'See Britain by Rail' series. Depicts the view looking across the village pond to the stocks, beneath a tree, with an ivy-covered half-timbered house beyond. In the distance is the parish church of St John the Baptist. Signed by the artist at bottom right. Unframed.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1977-5739
Materials:
canvas and oil paint
Measurements:
image: 813 mm x 610 mm
type:
poster artwork