Some of these paintings are inspired by my late father Frank Alcock's photographs going back to the glorious days of steam 1939 - 1968. If you have an engine that means a lot to you, why not commission a special painting?
Price: £250 The workhorse of British steam for many years. A 'Black 5' seen here at Arten Gill Viaduct on a freight.
‘CALTHWAITE STEAM SUNSET (2) ‘STANIER 2-6-0 CLASS 5’. Price: £250 The second of a pair I did from my father Frank's photographs. Taken in September 1955. This is a rare beast, a Stanier 2-6-0 Class 5, near Calthwaite. Acrylics on Canvas, size 60cm x 50cm.
PHOTOGRAPHER AT GROSMONT Price: £200 On the North Yorks Moors Railway. I just happened to be behind this chap....thinking...'Get out of the way'....then I suddenly realised that he actually improved my shot! A painting of a photographer...quite rare I think....
4F NEAR GARGRAVE Price: £250 Another silouette type painting. Another old workhorse of British Railways. Unimaginitively named a '4F', seen here near Gargrave on the Settle - Carlisle line.
Class '5' at Plumpton. From a photo by Frank Alcock. 16" x 20" / framed. Price £175.
SIR LAMIEL AT GARSDALE Price: £150 Another stranger to these parts! Another southern engine! Seen here at Garsdale on the coldest day imaginable! This painting is 40cm x 30cm.
‘WHAT’S THAT GRANDAD?’ Price: £150 This painting was inspired by a photograph I took on the North Yorks Moors Raolway a few years ago. The poor driver was only trying to have his tea in peace! This painting is 40cm x 30cm and is acrylics on canvas.
‘D49 AT SHERINGHAM’ Price: £250 'D49 AT SHERINGHAM' From a great photograph by Robin Coombs. Acrylics on board / framed. 16" x 20".
COLD STEAM AT KIRBY STEPHEN Price: £150 Again on the coldest day imaginable!! I just liked the way the 2 men were positioned in my original photograph!
Again from a photograph by Frank Alcock. '20 Questions'. A group of kids on Lancaster station quiz the driver. Price £200.