This catalogue contains some 2,500 full colour images within 442 pages. The dimensions are 29.5 x 23.5 cm and the catalogues typically weigh between 1.8 - 2.8 kg.
This fully-illustrated catalogue brings together some 2,500 paintings in public ownership from almost 100 collections across the counties of Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. It includes striking paintings rarely seen by the public, tucked away in Town Halls and Hospitals, Schools, Museums and their stores across these three historic counties. Lovers of art or history will be fascinated by the rich variety of beautiful and informative paintings, both modern and old, to be found in this volume; from portraits by Lely, Lawrence and de László to works by Stanley Spencer from his former home at Cookham.
Abingdon Town Council; Banbury School; Banbury Town Council; Bicester Town Council; Bletchley Park Trust; Buckingham Old Gaol Museum ; Buckinghamshire County Council; Buckinghamshire County Museum; Buckinghamshire Military Museum Trust; Champs Chapel Museum; Charlbury Museum; Cherwell District Council; Chesham Museum; Chipping Norton Museum of Local History; Chipping Norton Town Council; Christ's Hospital of Abingdon; Defence Academy of the United Kingdom; Didcot Town Council; Edith Moorhouse Primary School; Faringdon Library; Faringdon Town Council; Haddenham Museum; Haddenham Social Centre; Headington Library; Henley Town Council; Henry Box School; Hook Norton Brewery Museum; Hook Norton Village Museum; John Mason School; Kendrick School; Larkmead School; Lydalls Nursery School; Middleton Stoney Parish Council; Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre; Milton Keynes Civic Collection; Milton Keynes Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (managed by MK Arts for Health); Milton Keynes Primary Care Trust; Milton Keynes Theatre & Gallery Company; Milton's Cottage; Moorland First School; Museum of English Rural Life; Newbury Town Hall; Newport Pagnell Historical Society Museum; Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre NHS Trust; Open University; Oxford & Cherwell Valley College; Oxford Brookes University; Oxford City Council; Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust; Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry Museum; Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust; Oxfordshire County Council; Oxfordshire County Museums Service; Oxfordshire Yeomanry Trust; Penn Gray Museum; RAF Benson; RAF Halton; RAF Headquarters Air Command; Reading Museum; River & Rowing Museum; Royal Berkshire Yeomanry Cavalry Museum; Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead, Civic Collection; Slough Grammar School; Slough Museum; Stanley Spencer Gallery; Stoke Mandeville Hospital; Thames Valley Police (Oxfordshire Basic Command Unit); Thames Valley Police Museum; The Chequers Trust; The Cowper and Newton Museum; The Museum of Berkshire Aviation; The Reading Pathological Society; The REME Museum of Technology; The Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust; Tolsey Museum; Tom Brown's School Museum; University of Reading Art Collection; Wallingford Museum; Wallingford Town Council; Wantage Town Council; Watlington Library; West Berkshire Community Hospital; West Berkshire Museum; Wheatley Primary School; Windsor & Royal Borough Museum; Witney & District Museum; Wokingham Town Hall; Woodstock Town Council; Wycombe District Council; Wycombe High School; Wycombe Museum; Wycombe Swan Theatre