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Sea to Shore: Paintings by Alfred Wallis & Christopher Wood Kettle’s Yard at the Fitzwilliam Museum

Exhibition

Fitzwilliam Museum
Trumpington Street
Cambridge
Cambs
CB2 1RB

Tel: 01223 332900

Add Sea to Shore: Paintings by Alfred Wallis & Christopher Wood Kettle’s Yard at the Fitzwilliam Museum to your Itinerary

Alfred Wallis painting

This third display from the Kettle’s Yard collection brings together paintings by Alfred Wallis and Christopher Wood that are inspired by the sea and shore. Following the artists’ first meeting in St Ives in 1928, Wallis and Wood continued to capture innovatively their experiences of the sea. Their paintings also depict the flavour of life in port towns.

The display includes 17 extraordinary paintings by Cornish artist and mariner Alfred Wallis, who painted from memory using the materials around him, recalling his days at sea.

 

Find out more about Kettle’s Yard’s plans and their collection on their website: www.kettlesyard.co.uk

Opening Times

Season (1 Apr 2017 - 27 Aug 2017)
DayTimes
MondayClosed
Tuesday10:0017:00
Wednesday10:0017:00
Thursday10:0017:00
Friday10:0017:00
Saturday10:0017:00
Sunday12:0017:00
Bank Holiday12:0017:00

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Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

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