Aberdeen - Brig o'Balgownie

Made:
1924
maker:
Algernon Mayow Talmage
commissioner:
London Midland & Scottish Railway Company

Painting, oil on canvas, Aberdeen, Brig o'Balgownie, by Algernon Talmage, 1924. Depicts the thirteenth century bridge, Brig o’Balgownie or Bridge of Don, spanning the River Don in Old Aberdeen, Scotland. People sit on the grassy banks of the river admiring the picturesque views around them. In the distance are the bridge, with houses set among trees. Artwork for London Midland & Scottish Railway poster in the Royal Academy series, published in 1924. Framed, unglazed.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1988-8120
Materials:
canvas, oil paint
Measurements:
overall; frame: 896 mm x 1277 mm x 61 mm,
overall; image: 754 mm x 1150 mm
type:
poster artwork
status:
Permanent collection

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