Boy standing on beach with bucket and spade

Made:
1935 about

Painting, watercolour on card and paper, boy on a beach with bucket and spade, about 1935. Depicts a smiling blond boy of about two years old, standing on a sandy beach. The boy is dressed in a yellow one piece swimsuit and is holding a red bucket and a spade. Believed to be original artwork by Septimus Scott for the Great Western Railway poster As happy as a sandboy at Barmouth published in 1935. Unframed, damaged.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1977-5816
Materials:
paper/cardboard, watercolour
Measurements:
overall; image: 1017 mm x 636 mm x 20 mm,
type:
watercolour
status:
Permanent collection

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