Coronation Scot Ascending Shap Fell

Made:
1937
artist:
Norman Wilkinson

Painting, oils on canvas, The Coronation Scot Ascending Shap Fell, by Norman Wilkinson, 1937. Depicts the streamlined Coronation Scot train ascending the embankment at Shap on its way to Scotland. The train is in blue livery with silver lines, hauled by a Coronation class locomotive. In the foreground is a hillock with trees, and in the background are mountains. Signed by the artist at bottom right. Framed.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1997-8475
type:
painting
credit:
British Rail, Clapham
status:
Permanent collection

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