[From the Community Collection, a public trust in Agincourt, Iowa]
BURKE, Frank [born 1947]
oil on canvas / 3.4 inches by 11.3 inches
A British artist from Northumberland, he paints mainly in oils. Burke’s subjects include seascapes, scenes of north east life and landscapes of the Tyne River valley. He also paints historical paintings going back to the English Civil War. The “Garden Party” is a recent gift in memory of Phoebe and Sophia Tennant.