Plas Newydd, 1939
Rex Whistler (Eltham 1905 - Normandy 1944)
Art / Oil paintings
Oil on board
394 x 495 mm (15 1/2 x 19 1/2 in)
Place of origin
Plas NewyddOrder this image
Plas Newydd, Anglesey
An oil painting of Plas Newydd by Rex Whistler. The painting depicts the 7th Marquess riding his bicycle as a boy, and the artist himself Rex Whistler in the foreground.
Oil painting on board, Plas Newydd, 1939 by Rex (Reginald John) Whistler (Eltham 1905 - Normandy 1944), 1939 (unfinished) The view of the entrance front of Plas Newydd with the artist in the foreground and the 7th Marquess riding his bicycle on the path; an Austin car is parked in front of the wall, perpendicular to the house, designed by Whistler himself and built in the 1930s.
Plas Newydd, The Collection of the Marquess of Anglesey (on long-term loan to the National Trust)
Makers and roles
Rex Whistler (Eltham 1905 - Normandy 1944) , artist