Chester

Made:
c. 1957 in Chester
artist:
Claude H Buckle

Painting, oil on canvas, Chester, by Claude Buckle, about 1957. Depicts Eastgate in Chester, looking towards Eastgate clock. In the foreground at left are a well dressed man and woman. Further down the street a man crosses the road, and beyond are cars and buses. Original artwork for British Railways (London Midland Region) poster, issued in at least two versions, including in the 'See Britain by Train' series. Unframed.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1988-8137
Materials:
canvas and oil paint
type:
poster artwork
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • oil painting - visual work