This catalogue contains some 1,500 full image reproductions in 250 pages. The dimensions are 29.5 x 23.5 cm and the catalogues typically weigh between 1.8 - 2.8 kg.
This volume shows some 1,500 oil paintings in public ownership in the county of Hertfordshire. Drawn from over 40 collections across the county including museums, art galleries, council buildings, educational establishments and public libraries, the paintings in this catalogue provide a fascinating insight into the cultural heritage of the county. The catalogue includes Bushey Museum and Art Gallery with its nationally important holding of paintings by Hubert von Herkomer and his students, together with several fine eighteenth-century paintings in the Watford Museum collection and Letchworth Museum and Art Gallery’s holding of early twentieth-century British works.
Apsley Paper Trail Archive; Ashwell Village Museum; Aston Parish Council; Baldock Community Association; Baldock Museum; Berkhamsted Library; Berkhamsted Town Council; Berkhamsted Town Hall Trust; Bishop's Stortford Museum; Bishop's Stortford Town Council; Bushey Museum and Art Gallery; Bushey Museum, Reveley Lodge; Dacorum Borough Council; Dacorum Heritage Trust Ltd; Dame Alice Owen's School; de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre (incorporating the Mosquito Aircraft Museum); Elstree and Boreham Wood Museum; First Garden City Heritage Museum; Harpenden Town Council; Hertford Museum; Hertford Town Council; Hertfordshire County Council; Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service; Hertsmere Borough Council; Hitchin Library; Hitchin Museum and Art Gallery; Hoddesdon Library; Letchworth Museum and Art Gallery; Lowewood Museum; Moor Park Heritage Foundation; Natural History Museum at Tring; Parmiter's School; Potters Bar Museum; Royston & District Museum & Art Gallery; St Albans District Council; St Albans Library; St Albans Museums; St Albans Organ Theatre; St George's School; Stevenage Borough Council; Stevenage Central Library; Stevenage Museum; Three Rivers District Council; Three Rivers Museum of Local History; Tring Library; Tring Town Council; University of Hertfordshire; Veterinary Museum (The Royal Veterinary College); Ware Museum; Watford Central Library; Watford Museum; Welwyn Hatfield Museum Service