Woodroffe, Patrick (1940-2014): Mountain Dragons of British Columbia, signed and dated 1977 & 2009, oil on hardboard, 30.5 x 16.5 cms. Purchased from the artist with commissioned framework as part of New Expressions, funded by MLA South West, supported by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.
About the frame
Pine frame designed and made by Patrick Woodroffe in 2008–09. The main structure of the frame is similar to a Scandanavian plate frame of the nineteenth century and a classical altarpiece (aedicular) frame, and the shutters are reminiscent of Alpine decorated woodwork.