Glorious Devon

Leonard Richmond

Painting, oils on canvas, Glorious Devon by Leonard Richmond, 1950. Depicts a view looking down on a river estuary towards a beach. In the foreground a path leads down a wooded bank to the beach, where there are people in swimming costumes and colourful clothes. On the other bank of the river is a house near the top of a cliff. In the distance are two yachts in the river. Below the illustration is designated space for text. Original poster artwork for British Railways (Western Region) poster. Unframed.


Pictorial Collection (Railway)
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canvas and oil paint
overall; image: 1017 mm x 1267 mm x 20 mm,
poster artwork

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