A Seaside Village (?Branscombe, Devon)

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 1313533

Category Paintings
Date circa 1900 - circa 1990 (date acquired by National Trust)
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 (?Branscombe, Devon), by an Unknown artist, 20th century. 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

British (English) School, artist

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Record Status

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