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Linklater and Greig Entering Yesnaby Noust

© estate of Stanley Cursiter. All rights reserved, DACS 2019. Photo credit: Stromness Museum

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Exhibited at the Royal Scottish Academy in 1931, this arresting seascape depicts two local fishermen, William Linklater and Robert Greig, in their motor yole 'Margaret' at Yesnaby on the west coast of Orkney.

Stromness Museum





oil on canvas


H 110.5 x W 127 cm

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Acquisition method

gift from the artist

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Stanley Cursiter 1931


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