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“Foreign Artists inspired by the Cornish Coast”
by kind permission of David Tovey
Exhibition of paintings by non-British artists who lived & worked in St Ives at the period of the St Ives School
Many of the paintings have not been seen in public in the UK before.
The exhibition will run until Friday 30 June 2017

Richard Hayley Lever Lever was an Australian, who came to St Ives in 1900 to study under Julius Olsson, married a local girl and stayed in the colony until 1914. A prolific painter, in a wide variety of styles, he produced some of the most innovative works seen in the colony. He then emigrated to the States in 1914 where he found fame and fortune, and where he is very highly rated today.

Richard Hayley Lever
Lever was an Australian, who came to St Ives in 1900 to study under Julius Olsson, married a local girl and stayed in the colony until 1914. A prolific painter, in a wide variety of styles, he produced some of the most innovative works seen in the colony. He then emigrated to the States in 1914 where he found fame and fortune, and where he is very highly rated today.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

“Strictly Polyphon” the double CD of all 50 discs played on our working Polyphon now available for purchase

Strictly Polyphon Cover

 

It is on sale at Launceston Tourist Information Centre in the centre of town or from the Museum for £10.

It is also available by post for £12.20 (inc. post and packing).  Simply send a cheque made payable to “Friends of Lawrence House Museum” and a clear note of your name and address to Cherry Warne, Lawrence House Museum, 9, Castle Street, Launceston PL15 8BA and she will be happy to send you a copy without delay.

We regret that, at the Museum, we can only take cash or cheque payments made payable to “Friends of Lawrence House Museum”