A distant view looking towards Bridgnorth, 1925 by Philip Wilson Steer

This artist was born in Birkenhead and the city's Williamson Art Gallery asked the Fund's help to acquire some of his works.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
49 x 80 cm
Acquired in:
1942

A Distant View looking towards Bridgnorth depicts flat countryside, with the town of Bridgnorth in the distance, accompanied by a fairly wooded foreground, The particular feature of this work is the expansive sky with its bold cloud formations. The grant was for four paintings and seven drawings.

Venue details

Williamson Art Gallery & Museum Slatey Road, BIRKENHEAD Merseyside CH43 4UE 0151 652 4177 www.williamsonartgallery.org

Entry details

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