In the Whiting Ground by Harold C Harvey

The painting depicts a small dinghy at sea with a young man standing holding a fishing line in his hands while an older man is holding a line in the water.

Details

Category:
Maritime
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 62 x 75 cm
Art Fund grant:
£15,000 ( Total: £50,000)
Acquired in:
2006
Vendor:
Anonymous

St. Michael's Mount can be seen in the far distance.

Provenance

Frank Hall, Cardiff; grandfather of vendor, 1914; by descent to Mrs Penelope Austin.

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)

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