Her Comfort by Albert Chevallier Tayler

Tayler was a leading member of the art movement known as the ‘Newlyn School’.


Oil on canvas
45 x 34 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,620 ( Total: £10,120)
Acquired in:
W H Lane & Son, Penzance

This work was painted using the classic square brush technique, and represents a typical Newlyn interior, with a single female figure seated at a table, reading the Bible.


Private collection; WH Lane & Son between 1992 and1995; Trehayes Collection.

Venue details

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

Entry details

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