The Hills of Arran

Image credit: Manchester Art Gallery

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This is a dramatic view of the dark, craggy hills on Arran, set in silhouette against a setting (or rising – blues in the sky would suggest morning) sun. The hills reach half way up the painting, with a diagonal valley at their feet which comes up to the right of the work.

Manchester Art Gallery



The Hills of Arran




oil on canvas


H 89.3 x W 152.3 cm

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Acquisition method

purchased from the International Society of Sculptors, Painters, etc, 1913

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Inscription description

artist's inscription : : blc : artist's name : D. Y. Cameron


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