War artist topic of next Coffee Time Talk in Budleigh Salterton

Brian Portch will give a talk about ‘Richard Caton Woodville – War Artist’ at the next Coffee Time Talk in Budleigh Salterton.

Richard Caton Woodville (1856-1927) was an English artist and illustrator, best-known for being one of the most prolific and effective painters of battle scenes in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Twenty-one of his paintings are in the Royal Collection. A further 23 have been exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.

Brian’s presentation will include excellent images of many of the paintings.

The talk will take place on Wednesday, November 6 at Peter Hall. Doors will be open at 10.30am for an 11am start.

Organised by the Friends of Fairlynch Museum in Budleigh, light refreshments will be available.

Attendees are asked to pay £5, or £3 for those who are Friends of Fairlynch.

For further information about the Fairlynch Museum, visit the website.

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