Dudley Market Place by Louise Rayner

This a valuable record of the town in the second half of the nineteenth century before its redevelopment and modernisation.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
18 x 38 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £13,200)
Acquired in:
1990
Vendor:
Giles Hayward

The artist was born in Derby and specialised in topographical views of British market towns and cities. She created compositions in which the whole panorama of a street or square was united in one unified scene.

Provenance

R.Boyd.

Venue details

Dudley Museum & Art Gallery St James's Road, DUDLEY West Midlands DY1 1HU 01384 815 575 www.dudley.gov.uk/see-and-do/museums

Entry details

Free to all

The museum is closed from 22 December 2016 and will reopen in summer 2017.

Mon – Sat, 10am – 4pm

Closed Bank Holidays. Please check website for Christmas opening hours.

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