Work of the Week 21: Salmon Nets Drying by Bernard Cheese

Work of the Week 21: Salmon Nets Drying by Bernard Cheese

1959, lithograph Much of Bernard Cheese’s printmaking in the later 1950s depicted boats and fishing communities – a subject that was never to lose its fascination for him.  ‘Salmon Nets Drying’ is typical of his work at the time with its combination of attractive...
Hoyle Family Visit

Hoyle Family Visit

The Fry Art Gallery was delighted to welcome Walter Hoyle’s widow, Denise, and their daughter, Nina, to the new exhibition Walter Hoyle – A Versatile Artist. They have kindly loaned pictures to the exhibition together with pots made by Walter and decorated by Denise,...
First Prize

First Prize

Artist: Bernard Cheese Lived: 1925 – 2013 Medium: Lithograph Date: 1953 Catalogue number: 4245 Image Height/Width: Presented by the artist Bernard Cheese was a painter and printmaker, who studied at the Royal College of Art from 1947, in London, where he studied...