Museums Home BMAGiC Home Search Browse BMAGiC Help About BMAGiC Contact Us

Watercolour - Sheldon Church - Sheldon Church 1921

View main imageView larger image
Arthur Lockwood

There are no additional images for this object.

Basic Information

Accession Number:1995V426
Collection:Topographical Views - Lockwood Collection
Date:1921 - 1921

Maker Information

Artist:Frank Taylor Lockwood - View biography for Frank Taylor Lockwood


In the 1920's when Frank Taylor Lockwood first moved to Birmingham he produced a few watercolours illustrating the fields and farms around Yardley, Sheldon and Hall Green. These were topics he continued to write about and paint in the forthcoming decades.When looking at a map of Yardley and Sheldon in the 1920's Lockwood's work illustrates how rural these areas were. A map only ten years later show the blank spaces where fields and meadows once existed, now covered by a network of roads.

Presented by Arthur Lockwood and Jean Barnsby.

Further Information

Production Period:20th century
Medium:Watercolour on paper.

Associated Places


Height:262 mm
Width:361 mm