The artist was a Langton Matravers quarryman with a definite artistic talent, but who had no formal training. A very nervous man. He did a spate of paintings after retiring from his strenuous work at the age of 50.
Where to see this painting?
Langton Parish Museum
St George’s Close, Swanage, Dorset, England, BH19 3HE
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.
More on this painting
on permanent loan from the Chinchen family of Swanage, since 1995 (P)