Bombed out Houses under Snow

Stanley Rankin, Artist

This is one of the watercolours in our collection. It was made in circa 1940. The place where it was made is unknown.
Measurements
350 x 362mm
Media
watercolour on paper, pasted on to card
Description
Beauty and violence coexist in this view of World War Two Britain. These homes, ruined by war, are made picturesque by a blanket of pure white snow.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift from the artist, 1960.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
1960

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Accession Number:
1960/11/1