Unloading Barges

Description
‘Unloading Barges’ by Frederick Porter, about 1920-1939. This watercolour on paper depicts a number barges holding timber at a mooring being unloaded by a group of men.

Frederick Porter (1883-1944) was an English artist who captured still scenes in often rural landscapes in an impressionist style of large brush strokes.
Accession Loan No.
123/1936/6
Collection Class
Drawings
Medium
watercolour on paper
Common Name
Unloading Barges
Simple Name
drawing
Full Name
Unloading Barges
Dimensions
actual height 365 mm; actual length 527 mm; mount height 508 mm; mount length 659 mm
Production Person Surname
Porter
Production Person Initials
Frederick
Period Classification
Inter War (1918-1939)
Production Year Low
1920
Production Year High
1939
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group


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