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Stanley Spencer could see the butcher's shop, where sausages were made, from the bedroom window of the house 'Fernley' in Cookham High Street where he lived as a child. Spencer made a drawing of the scene in 1935 and, not unusually for him, made an oil painting from it 16 years later. On the reverse of the drawing he records seeing the butchers and how they made the sausages.

Newport Museum and Art Gallery

Newport

  • Date

    1951

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    75 x 49.2 cm

  • Accession number

    NPTMG:1951.19.3

  • Acquisition method

    purchased, 1951

Newport Museum and Art Gallery

John Frost Square, Newport, Newport (Casnewydd) NP20 1PA Wales

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