This catalogue contains over 2,500 full colour images within 456 pages. The dimensions are 29.5 x 23.5 cm and the catalogues typically weigh between 1.8 - 2.8 kg.
This catalogue covers a large area; from the Humber down to Lutterworth, from Skegness across to Ashby-de-la-Zouch. Over 2,900 paintings are illustrated, from 57 collections, on display in museums, schools, colleges, universities, libraries, civic buildings, fire stations and a cricket ground. The diversity of the region is reflected in the subject matter, including agriculture and industry, fishing boats and trawlers, coal mining, quarrying, as well as military, religious and sporting scenes. Alongside historical paintings by Constable, Degas, Lowry, Reynolds, Turner and Wright, hang contemporary works by Bacon, Frost, Hitchens and Marc.
Allington Parish Council; Ashby-de-la-Zouch Museum; Ayscoughfee Hall Museum and Gardens; Bishop Grosseteste University College Lincoln; Boston Borough Council; Bourne Heritage Centre; Castle Donington Museum; Catmose College; Charnwood Borough Art Collection; Doddington Hall; Epworth Old Rectory; Fydell House; Gainsborough Old Hall; Grantham Museum; Grimsby Institute of Further and Higher Education; Grimsby Town Hall; Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council; Hinckley and District Museum; Immingham Museum; John Cleveland College; Kegworth Museum; Kibworth C of E Primary School; Leicester Arts and Museums Service; Leicester City Council (Adult Skills and Learning); Leicester Town Hall; Leicestershire County Council Artworks Collection; Leicestershire County Council Beaumanor Collection; Leicestershire County Council Civic Collection; Leicestershire County Council Museums Service; Leicestershire County Cricket Club; Leicestershire Libraries; Lincoln Guildhall; Loughborough University; Loughborough War Memorial Museum; Louth Museum; Magdalen College Museum; Museum of Lincolnshire Life; North East Lincolnshire Museum Service; North Lincolnshire Museums Service; Owston Ferry Parish Council; RNIB College Loughborough; Rutland County Council; Rutland County Museum; Stamford & Rutland Hospital; Stamford Museum; The Collection: Art & Archaeology in Lincolnshire (Usher Gallery); The Franklin Trust; The Hospital of William Browne; The Lawn; The Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service Collection; The Royal Leicestershire Regiment Museum; The Royal Lincolnshire Regimental Museum Trust; University of Leicester; University of Lincoln; Uppingham Town Hall; West Lindsey District Council; William Carey Museum