LEAVING TOWN
1995
 
Watercolour & Gouache
16" x 10", 40 cms x 25 cms
395
 

 

The Stanier ‘black fives’ were one of the most successful British steam locomotives (for some reason, always known to us as ‘Mickeys’).

Here one is set against an abstracted townscape. Setting out by train on a journey and leaving everything behind, for me, was always a good experience.

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