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Kerris Quarry

Acc.no: PEZPH : 1989.71


IDENFIFICATION

Full Name: oil painting

Brief Description: This painting is typical of Birch's style in the 1920s and 30s, the colours being much brighter than in his earlier works. Kerris Quarry was situated just outside Paul, but has since been filled in.


PRODUCTION

Person: Birch, Samuel John Lamorna, R.A.

Date: b1869, d1955

Production Date: 1937

Frame Height: 1720 mm

Frame Width: 2120 mm

Image Height: 1400 mm

Image Width: 1880 mm

Medium: oil

Support: canvas


Category: Fine Art

If you are interested in learning more about this item please contact us and reference "PEZPH : 1989.71"

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