A St Ives Fisherman (from a set of six portraits)

Sydney Elmer Schofield (1901 - Cornwall 1983)
National Trust Inventory Number 169636

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date circa 1940
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 770 x 665 mm
Place of origin Cornwall
Collection Godolphin, Cornwall
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A St Ives Fisherman (from a set of six portraits) by Sydeny Elmer Schofield (1901 - Cornwall 1983), circa 1940. One of a set of 6 portraits some of St Ives fishermen. A half-length portrait, to left, with brown fisherman's smock, blcak moustache and trilby hat.


Formerly owned by Mrs Mary Schofield (1917 - 2008); bought by the National Trust in 2007

Credit line

Godolphin, The Schofield Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: Stretcher on frame inscribed 'S.E.Schofield, St. Ives'.

Makers and roles

Sydney Elmer Schofield (1901 - Cornwall 1983), artist

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