Local artists feature in sale

The Tweed from Norham
The Tweed from Norham

Berwickshire born artists again feature prominently in John Swan Limited’s Fine Painting Sale to be held in Dryburgh Abbey Hotel, St Boswells on November 24.

Following last year’s auction house record of £8,000 for a Frank Wood painting of East Ord the entry this year includes no fewer than 17 original works by Wood featuring views of Berwick, Norham, The Horncliffe Suspension Bridge, Firth of Forth together with several naval and maritime watercolours.

Other Borders artists featuring in the sale include John Blair, W.Fergie, Earl Haig, William Heatlie, Thomas Swift Hutton, William Johnstone, Tom Scott and Watson Wood.