Among the Missing - Scene in a Cornish fishing village by Walter Langley

Work depicts a crowd outside the post office.

Details

Medium:
Pencil and watercolour
Dimensions:
103 x 70 cm
Art Fund grant:
£7,229 ( Total: £65,300)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Christie's

In the foreground a grieving young woman is comforted by an elderly woman.

Provenance

W J Fieldhouse, 1908; Thos Agnew & Sons, Manchester; H H Bolton, Manchester; thence by descent. Present owner Dr E Hacking, South Africa

Venue details

Penlee House Gallery and Museum Morrab Road, PENZANCE Cornwall TR18 4HE 01736 363 625 www.penleehouse.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £4.50)

1 Apr – 31 Oct
Daily, 10am - 5pm

1 Nov – 31 Mar
Daily,​ 10am – 4.30pm

Last admission 30 mins before closing

Closed 24 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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