Penzance

Made:
1939
artist:
Frank Sherwin
maker:
Great Western Railway
Penzance (painting; watercolour; poster artwork) Penzance (painting; watercolour; poster artwork)

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Painting, gouache on board, Penzance by Frank Sherwin, 1939. Depicts the view looking down onto St Michael's Mount and the church of St Michael, with two yachts with red sails in the foreground. In the distance is the mainland and the town of Penzance. Signed at bottom right. Space below for text. Original artwork for Great Western Railway railway poster, Penzance in the Cornish Riviera.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1978-1358
Materials:
watercolour
Measurements:
40 x 25 in.; 1016 x 635 mm
type:
painting, watercolour and poster artwork