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Laura Knight A Celebration published by Sansom and Co in conjunctions with Penlee House Gallery and Museum 2021

This book is a very colourful publication and includes  two essays by Catherine Wallace one on Laura Knight's time in Cornwall the other on her life in London and Malvern in the 1930s and 40s. Edited by Elizabeth Knowles other essays are written by Rosie Broadley, Alice Strickland, Neil Walker and Timothy Wilcox.  To coincide with the Laura Knight : A Celebration exhibition at Penlee House Gallery and Museum in Penzance  on until 16 September 2021. 

RRP £20 

Available from Penlee House Gallery and Museum.

A limited number of copies are available from Catherine Wallace

catherinewallace2@icloud.com

 

The Story of Anchor Studio published by the Borlase Smart John Wells Trust September 2021

This book provides a picture of the historic Anchor Studio and the two artists who owned it between 1888 when it was built and 2000. Stanhope Forbes and John Wells. Three distinguished specialists have contributed essays: Dr. Joanna Mattingly on the history of Newlyn, Catherine Wallace M.Litt on Stanhope Forbes and Anne Barlow, Director of Tate St. Ives on John Wells. The acclaimed conservation architect Rolfe Kentish has written about the remarkable restoration of the building and how it was achieved. Local historian Barry West describes in vivid detail how Stanhope Forbes’ anchor was found abandoned in the studio’s overgown garden. The book was edited by Elizabeth Knowles MBE, a former member of the Trust’s Board.

RRP £10

Available from

Penlee House Gallery and Museum and
The Borlase Smart John Wells Trust, Porthmeor Studios, Back Road West St. Ives, TR26 1NG

A limited number of copies are available from Catherine Wallace

catherinewallace2@icloud.com


 

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