The Old Toll House, Hulme End

The Old Toll House, Hulme End

Another Super watercolour David, the shadow on the steps is very well observed.

Lovely composition, charming watercolour.

Thank you both. I would like to say that the observation of the shadow comes from painting on the spot but I can&#39;t.<br /><br />The view is from a place where the busy pub car park joins a tricky road junction and I may be daft but I&#39;m not stupid. Anyway I&#39;m not very good at standing outside pubs for an hour or more, so I sketched it, photographed it, had a drink and painted it at home!

Is this piece of art for sale? Thanks Wayne

I'm afraid it was sold as part of my commission for the inn nearby, Wayne. I could paint it again if you wish? If you would like to consider this option, please email me at [email protected] to discuss details.

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This building is across the road from the Manifold Inn, in the much overlooked Staffordshire side of the Peak District.

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David Whitehead

I have always loved the British landscape – walking in it, photographing it and now, since early retirement, painting it in watercolour. I prefer to paint in the field and have experienced all the difficulties the British weather can present to a painter, from the sun drying the paint on the…

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