Treasure of the month - December 2003
Tommy in the Snow
Tommy in the Snow by Joseph Crawhall (1821-1896)
The Treasure of the Month for December is an illustration is taken from one of the 3 volumes of Crawhall Jottings in Special Collections.
The volumes include many watercolours by Crawhall of natural scenes, and in particular, many fishing scenes.
The jottings are part of a larger collection of Crawhall material which includes woodblocks, letters and proofs of publications.
Joseph Crawhall featured as a local hero in our Special Collections Exhibition, September 2002.