Oil Paintings in Public Ownership in North Yorkshire
This catalog displays the great wealth of publicly owned oil paintings in the vast county of North Yorkshire. Over 2,700 paintings are reproduced in color from 41 collections. This includes all the oils from the municipal galleries in York, Harrogate and Scarborough together with 483 paintings from the National Railway Museum, almost all of which are in store. The catalogue also reveals for the first time the paintings from the Roebuck collection that was left to Skipton almost 20 years and has been hidden ever since. The Public Catalogue Foundation is a registered charity based in the National Gallery, London, that has been set up to record the nation's entire collection of oil paintings in public ownership and to make this accessible through a series of affordable catalogs. The catalogs are produced on a county-bycounty basis. Catalogs published to date: Cambridgeshire: The Fitzwilliam Museum, East Sussex, Kent, London: The Slade and UCL, North Yorkshire, Suffolk, Surrey,West Sussex and West Yorkshire: Leeds .
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Alderman Art Collections Fund artist unknown artist bequeathed by John British English British Railways poster canvas 61 canvas 76 Castle Charles claim of redundant Colonel Contemporary Art Society Craven Museum Cuneo Cuthbert Hamilton direct claim donated Ellis Eric Milner-White Etty F. D. Lycett Green Fountain Green Howards HARAG Harrogate Henry Maurice James John Burton Joseph Baker Knaresborough Laughton London and North Midland and Scottish Moore Museum and Gallery National Art Collections nationalised railway Noel Terry Bequest Norman North Eastern Railway Nude obtained oil on board oil on canvas oil on millboard oil on panel oil on wood paintings presented by F. D. Purchase Grant Fund Railways carriage print Railways poster artwork redundant material Regiment result Richard Roebuck Trust Scarborough Scene School 19th Scottish Railway poster SKIPM Southern Railway Staithes transferred to Craven unknown artist Portrait unknown artist unknown untraced find Walker Western Railway Wilkinson William YORAG YORCM Yorkshire YORMA