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A space for all

Built in 1865, as the home of the Branwell family. Penlee House is home to many paintings by members of the Newlyn School. It is also home to the Penzance Natural History and Antiquarian Society collection.

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Chyandour, Penzance

Acc.no: PEZPH : 1999.242


IDENFIFICATION

Full Name: Soft-ground coloured etching

Brief Description: view from Chyandour, looking towards the smelting works owned by the Bolitho family- marked by a tall chimney in the disance. The railway now runs along roughly where the man in the foreground is seated, and the main road into the town still crosses the river at this point.


PRODUCTION

Person: Prout, John Skinner

Date: b 1806 , d 1876

Production Date: 1831

Image Height: 104 mm

Image Width: 166 mm

Medium: ink

Support: paper

Surround: 153 mm


Category: Fine Art

If you are interested in learning more about this item please contact us and reference "PEZPH : 1999.242"

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