An exhibition bringing together marine-themed works from the outstanding collection of Southampton City Art Gallery to celebrate the shores of the south we inhabit. This eclectic selection of paintings from the 19th and 20th centuries, includes works by Richard Eurich, Spencer Gore and C.R.W. Nevinson. Included are special contributions written in response to some of the paintings by Hampshire Poet Laureate, Isabel Rogers.
The region’s long and varied relationship with the sea is reflected through these charming and historic works and includes rarely seen works conserved especially for the exhibition.
Lead Image credit: Air-Sea Rescue Launch D Type, 1943, Stephen Bone
© Southampton City Art Gallery, presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee