Decorated Barges at Gloucester Dock
Decorated Barges - barge art - seen in and around Gloucester Dock in England, UK. These are all hand painted art by specialist barge artists. A great tradition passed down generation to generation since the days of barge transportation - before trains and then lorries took over the industry.
29.7cm x 21cm
Can be seen at Artist's studio
Barge art is derived from an old method of transportation, service. noun. a train, ship, lorry or plane all took over the task originally carried out by barges on canals (in Britain).