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

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.

Penlee House Gallery and Museum

Morrab Road, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 4HE
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