This catalogue contains over 2,300 full-colour images within 360 pages. The dimensions are 29.5 x 23.5 cm and the catalogues typically weigh between 1.8–2.8 kg.
This catalogue brings together over 2,300 oil paintings from 10 publicly-owned collections across Bristol. The largest collection reproduced is Bristol Museum and Art Gallery with over 1,200 paintings spanning Northern and Italian Renaissance painting, Baroque to modern French art, and British painting from the seventeenth century to the twenty-first. The collection tells the story of art in Bristol and internationally. Also catalogued are the holdings of the Royal West of England Academy, the Society of Merchant Venturers and the University of Bristol.
Bristol City Council; Bristol Museum and Art Gallery; Bristol Old Vic Theatre; Glenside Hospital Museum; North Bristol NHS Trust, Southmead Hospital; Royal West of England Academy; Society of Merchant Venturers; University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust; University of Bristol; University of Bristol Theatre Collection