Torquay in Glorious Devon

Made:
1950
maker:
British Railways, Western Region
and
Frank Wootton

Painting, oil on canvas, "Torquay in Glorious Devon" by Frank Wootton, 1950. Depicts the inner harbour at Torquay with a white yacht at left foreground. At right are small rowing boats and a breakwater. Beyond is the town, rising up green hills at right. On the left is Torquay Pavilion. Signed by the artist at bottom right. Unframed. Original artwork for British Railways (Western Region) poster.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1977-5714
Materials:
canvas, oil paint
Measurements:
overall; image: 865 mm x 1278 mm x 20 mm,
type:
poster artwork
status:
Permanent collection

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