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Quiet Evening at Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

© the artist. Photo credit: Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

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The painting shows an open view down An Linne Shlèite (The Sound of Sleat) from a high vantage point in Sabhal Mòr Ostaig.

Human presence is never far away in the work of Walker as we see here with the building of the Gaelic College forming part of the composition. The subtle cool surfaces of colour convey a calm summer light over the open sea.

Frances Walker has had a huge influence on many renowned Scottish artists, such as Will Maclean, over a very long artistic career.

Sabhal Mòr Ostaig


Date

2004

Medium

oil on card

Measurements

H 17.8 x W 78 cm

Accession number

73

Acquisition method

gift, 2004

Work type

Painting

Inscription description

1. 'F. Walker' 2. '5 Crimon Place, Aberdeen, AB10 1RY'


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Sabhal Mòr Ostaig

Arainn Chaluim Chille, Highland IV44 8RQ Scotland

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