Ebb Tide, Dundee from Broughty Ferry by Edmund Thornton Crawford

This large marine subject is a view of Dundee from Broughty Ferry, at the mouth on the estuary of the Firth of Tay.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
109 x 162 cm
Art Fund grant:
£10,000 ( Total: £38,000)
Acquired in:
1989
Vendor:
Fine Art Society

In the 1850s Broughty Ferry was a separate village, a small fishing community on the outskirts of the town of Dundee, which has now been swallowed up by urban development.

Provenance

W.F. Carruthers; J.Carruthers.

Venue details

McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum Albert Square, Meadowside, DUNDEE Tayside DD1 1DA 01382 307200 www.themcmanus-dundee.gov.uk

Entry details

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