Artist: Carel Weight CH CBE RA. Title: Battersea Park Tragedy.
Medium: Oils on panel. Size: 1820 x 2430. Ref: CF 051.
Description: View over chain-link-fence to bid-dipper fairground ride, with sad, Blue woman in foreground and Angel rising into a sunset sky.
Data: 1908-1997. British painter of portraits, landscapes, townscapes and imaginative figure compositions. Born in London. Studied at Hammersmith School of Art 1929-30 and Goldsmith’s College 1930-33. Was chairman of the Metropole Arts Center’ Artistic Advisers.
Title: Old Lovers. Medium: Oil on Board. Size: 600 x 600. Acquired: 13 03 09. Ref: CF062.
Description: Elderly couple in bottom right hand corner, crossing fields, with a flint-brick building in middle distnce. Very rich colouring.
Title: Young Lovers. Medium: Oil on Board. Size: 1600 x 600. Date acquired: 13 03 09.
Description: Young couple parting company in rich Green field, in front of a group of buildings – farmhouses and wooden barn.
Title: Portrait of an Actor Poet. Medium: Oil. Size: 1260 x 1000. Date acquired: 13 03 09.
Description: Elderly Grey haired man seated in a chair in a Painter’s studio, with 3 paintings leaning against the background wall.
Title: French Landscape 1934 ‘La Grande’. Medium: Oils. Size: ? Ref: CW01.
Description: Rural countryside scene with village at the foot of distant hills, painted in a mixture of Reds & Greens.