View of Parton by Matthias Read

This view is painted from the North.

Details

Medium:
Oil on board
Dimensions:
57 x 107 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,000 ( Total: £10,000)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Private collector

It shows the breakwater and a few large houses, with the eroding cliffs going towards Whitehaven. The harbour walls and buildings were destroyed many years ago.

Provenance

In local private collection.

Venue details

The Beacon Museum West Strand, WHITEHAVEN Cumbria CA28 7LY 01946 592302 www.thebeacon-whitehaven.co.uk

Entry details

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