Alton Castle 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:
60 x 75 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

Southampton City Art Gallery Civic Centre, SOUTHAMPTON Hampshire SO14 7LP 023 8083 2277 www.southampton.gov.uk/art

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Mon – Fri, 10am – 3pm
Sat, 10am – 5pm
 

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