The Arch by James Pryde

This painting depicts a group of figures grouped on a flight of steps which leads to an arch set in the fragments of a lofty building through which there is a view of the sky and other buildings.


Oil on canvas
74 x 71 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Viscount Bearsted through The Art Fund

In the foreground on the left is another columnar fragment of a tall building. This is a characteristic example of the artist's original style.

Venue details

Manchester Art Gallery Mosley Street, MANCHESTER Greater Manchester M2 3JL 0161 235 8888

Entry details

Free to all
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