Gouache on paper (1956). This is a composite view of Boscastle, a fishing port on the north coast of Cornwall. Boscastle is a natural inlet, but harbour walls, evident here, were once built, and allowed for the import of limestone and the export of slate. In so many of Yates’s paintings there is a strong sense of place: this is a village with rows of small craft, nets and masts; a boat rests upon the beach awaiting its summer repair; there are ricks of corn and serrated furrows of a ploughed field; and high above the village the Cornish sun presides, flooding the scene and casting a shadow of striking complimentary yellows purples and blacks. Size: Image: 36.5 x 51.0; paper: 47.5 x 61.0cm Format: Giclée print, Limited Edition (1/750) on 310gms thick, 100% cotton rag. Hand-numbered and hand-embossed FRAMING SERVICE All prints are available for our framing service. Each frame is individually made to complement your print perfectly. Chose from the drop down menu below. Please see our framing page for frame choices and more information. © Bookroom Artpress
Boscastle, Cornwall by Peter Yates
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