Harrow School
Norman Wilkinson CBE PRI
1878 – 1971
HARROW SCHOOL
Oil and gouache on paper, signed lower right
Image size: 30 × 45 inches (76 × 114 cm)
Original frame
Mint
Provenance
Commissioned by London, Midland & Scottish Railway 1929
Private Collection
Painting produced for London, Midland & Scottish Railway as part of a series devoted to public schools in England. This painting shows a view of Harrow School, which was founded in 1571 by John Lyons. The building shown is the ‘Old Schools’.

Norman Wilkinson (1878-1971), who studied art at Portsmouth and Southsea Schools of Art. A famous marine painter, he designed posters for several railway companies and organised the Royal Academy series of posters for the London & Midlands Railway (LMR) in 1924
Dimensions
Height 30.00 inch (76.20 cm)
Width 45.00 inch (114.30 cm)
Medium
Oil and gouache
Signed/Inscribed
Signed
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