‘Schooner approaching the harbour’ – Compton Verney

Compton Verney in Warwickshire has one of the finest collections of folk art in the UK. In this episode Director Julie Finch tells me why ‘Schooner approaching the harbour’ by Alfred Wallis, which is painted on a tea tray, is a piece of folk art that particularly resonates with her during the 2020 coronavirus pandemic lockdown.

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CVCSC 0066.F Schooner Approac hing Harbour, Alfred Wallis © Compton Verney, photo by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd
‘Schooner approaching the harbour’ by Alfred Wallis. © Compton Verney, photo by Prudence Cuming Associates Ltd.

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