1) In Memoriam: Three Trawlers; 2) Study for the Edge of Mount Etna by Keith Grant

It is thought the painting 'In Memoriam' refers to the Hull Triple Trawler Tragedy of 1968 in which three trawlers from Hull were lost off the coast of Iceland in a three week period during the worst Icelandic storms since 1925.


1) oil on canvas; 2) gouache
1) 91.5 x 91.5 cm; 2) 46 x 39 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Laurence Harbottle through The Art Fund

There was only one survivor and over sixty lives were lost.


Collection of Laurence Harbottle.

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