Britain’s Heritage

Arthur James Wetherall BURGESS

Accession number 1952_02
Artwork title Britain’s Heritage
Date of work 1947
Credit Line / Acquisition Information Gift of Mrs G.W.F.McNaughton
Signed & Dated Arthur W Burgess b.r.h.s.
Display Height / Width 911cm x 1223cm
Artwork Statement

Britain’s Heritage was exhibited at the society of Marine Artists, Guildhall in London in 1947. It is understood that Mrs G.W.F. McNaughton purchased the painting at this exhibition for 2000 guineas Sterling. The painting was presented to the City of Lismore by Mrs McNaughton in appreciation of the gallantry of Australian sons in both wars.

Credit Line / Acquisition Information Gift of Mrs G.W.F.McNaughton

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