Watercolour: Works from the Shipley Collection

19 Jan - 18 May 13

The River Tyne, North Shields, by the artist Thomas Marie Madawaska Hemy 1881 (d)

The River Tyne, North Shields, by the artist Thomas Marie Madawaska Hemy 1881 (d)

A new exhibition showcasing highlights from the Shipley’s 19th and 20th century British watercolour and drawing collection. 

Works include landscapes (featuring many well-known local scenes), portraits and still lifes by local and national artists including William Henry Hunt, Sir Hubert von Herkomer, George Horton and Norman Cornish.

 

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5:00pm 10 Apr 2014

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