Art UK has updated its cookies policy. By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more read our updated Use of Cookies policy and our updated Privacy policy.

Close
Homage to Tom Scott

© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Scottish Borders Council

How you can use this image

© All rights reserved

Please note that image permissions vary across the Art UK website and that some artworks remain in copyright. Review the copyright credit lines that are located underneath the image. The credit lines indicate who manages the rights within the artwork and the image.

This image can be used for non-commercial research or private study purposes, and other UK exceptions to copyright permitted to users based in the United Kingdom under the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, as amended and revised.

Some images on Art UK are available to purchase as prints and may be available to license for commercial purposes through the Art UK Shop. If there is a shopping basket icon underneath an image, click on it to find out how to license that image or purchase a print, through either the Art UK Shop or sometimes through the collection directly.

The collection who own the work may have more information on their own website about permitted uses and image licensing options.

Notes

Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.

This painting was made 70 years after the death of the Scottish Borders artist Tom Scott, RSA, in his memory. Scott was born on 12th October 1854 and died at Leslie Cottage on 31st July 1927. The painting includes the following inscription: 'Grey hills and blue hills that melt away / The beautiful hand is stilled'.

Hawick Museum, Wilton Lodge

Hawick


Date

1997

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 49.7 x W 100.5 cm

Accession number

PCF88

Work type

Painting

Inscription description

1. Adam Robson 1997 2. TO THE MEMORY OF TOM SCOTT R.S.A. THE EMINENT BORDER ARTIST BORN HERE 12TH OCTR 1854 DIED AT LESLIE COTTAGE 31ST JULY 1927 ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION. 3. Tom Scott A TRIBUTE 70 YEARS ON 4. ...GREY HILLS AND BLUE HILLS THAT MELT AWAY 5.THE BEAUTIFUL HAND IS STILLED


Tags

This artwork does not have any tags yet. You can help by tagging artworks on Tagger.

Hawick Museum, Wilton Lodge

Wilton Lodge Park, Hawick, Scottish Borders TD9 7JL Scotland

This venue is open to the public. Not all artworks are on display. If you want to see a particular artwork, please contact the venue.
View venue