Doncaster-Halifax Royal Mail by John Frederick I Herring

The Doncaster-Halifax Royal Mail Coach with passengers, being driven on a country road.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
62 x 42 cm
Art Fund grant:
£50 ( Total: £160)
Acquired in:
1960
Vendor:
Parker Gallery

The artist lived in Doncaster for over thirty years and for some time drove the local stage coaches; it is therefore possible that the driver depicted is Herring himself.

Venue details

Doncaster Museum & Art Gallery Chequer Road, DONCASTER South Yorkshire DN1 2AE 01302 734293 www.doncaster.gov.uk/museums

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