A Seaside Village (possibly Branscombe, Devon)

probably Eugine Matilda Fortier, Mrs Hugh Tudor (Ottawa 1856 - Hawkhurst, Kent 1952)
National Trust Inventory Number 1313533

Category Paintings
Date circa 1900 - 1952
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 385 x 570 mm
Place of origin Branscombe
Collection A La Ronde, Devon (Accredited Museum)
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Seaside Village (possibly Branscombe, Devon), probably Eugine Matilda Fortier, Mrs Hugh Tudor (Ottawa 1856 - Hawkhurst, Kent 1952), A view of rooftops in the foreground, a cliff edge rising steeply above in the middleground. A white cottage with a brown roof and garden enclosed by a picket fence is located part of the way up the cliff on the far left. Two ivy-clad buildings are sited in a hollow below the cliff to the right. There is a view of the bay at the far right with coastline in the distance.

Provenance

Purchased with the house and gardens from Mrs Ursula Tudor Perkins with the help of a grant from the NHMF in 1990

Makers and roles

probably Eugine Matilda Fortier, Mrs Hugh Tudor (Ottawa 1856 - Hawkhurst, Kent 1952), artist

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Collection A La Ronde, Devon (Accredited Museum) (3925)
Periods 19th century (169897)
20th century (177395)
Maker Eugine Matilda Fortier, Mrs Hugh Tudor (Ottawa 1856 - Hawkhurst, Kent 1952) (4)
Subjects Branscombe (1)
Landscape (451)
Object Type Oil painting (12579)

Record Status

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