Study for Montsegure by Alan Rankle

Rankle’s work links landscape art to changes in attitude to the environment, manipulating and cross-referencing styles and techniques from diverse periods and cultures.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
80 x 100 cm
Acquired in:
2009
Presented by:
Tramman Trust through The Art Fund

Elements of traditional Chinese painting have been combined with more modern concepts, such as Abstract Expressionism. Although Rankle presents his work in different formats, he typically paints within a traditional picturesque framework. This painting is part of a gift of six paintings to five museums through the Art Fund.

Provenance

Tramman Trust.

Venue details

Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery Museum Street, BLACKBURN Lancashire BB1 7AJ 01254 667130 www.blackburnmuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Wed – Sat, 12noon – 4.45pm

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