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Against Regatta Day

Photo credit: Royal Institution of Cornwall

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Stanhope Alexander Forbes is regarded as the founder and leader of the Newlyn School. He settled in Newlyn in 1884 and stayed for the rest of his life. The title seems to be knowingly ambiguous. 'Against' is likely to be being used colloquially meaning either 'again' or 'in time for'.

Royal Cornwall Museum

Truro


Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 141 x W 194 cm

Accession number

TRURI : 1000.117

Work type

Painting


Royal Cornwall Museum

River Street, Truro, Cornwall TR1 2SJ England

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