Alfred Wallis’ atmospheric painting Harbour with China Clay Tips is a distinctive work by the self-taught visionary St Ives artist and fisherman.

The painting joins Abbot Hall’s small but strong collection of work by St Ives artists. Comparisons can also be drawn between Wallis’ paintings and those of Percy Kelly, the selftaught Cumbrian artist whose work is prominent in the gallery’s collection.


Abbot Hall Art Gallery

Abbot Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 5AL
01539 722464
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Opening times

Open Monday to Saturday

1st November - 28th February

The Gallery: 10:30am - 4:00 pm

Last Admission: 3:30pm

The Bakestone: 10:00am - 5:00pm

1st March - 31st October

The Gallery: 10:30am - 5:00pm

Last Admission: 4:30pm

The Bakestone: 10:00am - 5:00pm



Exhibitions at Abbot Hall Art Gallery

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