Cullercoats

Foster’s illustrative watercolour style brought him great success with a Victorian middle class public seeking rustic charm and nostalgia for the simple way of life. The harsh realities of rural or coastal occupations were not his concern.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
62/1924/96
Category
Fine Art
Collection Class
Drawings
Collector Excavator
Veitch, Sir Harry James (from the collection of)
Medium
watercolour and gouache on paper
Common Name
Cullercoats
Simple Name
drawing
Inscription Transcription
BF Cullercoats; Arthur Tooth & Sons. Dealer in Works of Art 5 & 6 Haymarket London Dates Sir Harry veitch Bequest
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Town

Production Person Initials
Myles Birket
Production Person Surname
Foster
Production Year Low
1850
Production Year High
1899

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Cullercoats