The Giant's Causeway

Made:
c.1927
maker:
Norman Wilkinson
commissioner:
London Midland & Scottish Railway Company

Painting, oil on canvas, The Giant's Causeway, Ireland for Holidays, by Norman Wilkinson, about 1927. Depicts the Giants Causeway rock formation on the coast of County Antrim. In the foreground are the sea and the hexagonal basalt columns of rock, with green cliffs behind. Signed by the artist at bottom left. Original artwork for a London Midland & Scottish Railway poster. Unframed.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1977-5764
Materials:
canvas, oil paint
Measurements:
overall; image: 558 mm x 556 mm
type:
poster artwork
status:
Permanent collection

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