Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell Scottish 1883-1937
The Pier at Cove, Loch Long c.1934
Oil on panel

One of his rare works to feature a boat, Scottish Colourist Cadell gifted this painting of a puffer to the sister-in-law of former Prime Minister H.H. Asquith on the occasion of her wedding in 1934. The pier at Cove on the Rosneath Peninsula was often used for popular pleasure cruising and commuting in the 19th century’.

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, the Art Fund and the National Fund for Acquisitions.