Discover what conservation work has been completed since Friends was formed with money raised by the Friends & our magnificent donors.
Enter our competition to design a Christmas card inspired by one of the artworks in our collection and the winning design will be printed as our chosen Christmas card for 2021!
We’re especially interested in any information you may have about the works and/or the donors.
Thomas was a man of many talents: landscape artist, book illustrator, etcher & draughtsman.
An oil on canvas painting of a 37 foot lifeboat, but who was it donated by?
Did you know this oil on canvas painting was donated by a grocer from Blackburn?
Discover more about this oil on canvas painting & who donated it to us.
Find out more about this watercolour painting & Walter Eastwood.
Learn more about this watercolour painted by local artist Walter Eastwood.
Discover more about painter Alfred Augustus Glendening Jnr (1861-1907) & who donated this oil on canvas..
Did you know there’s a blue plaque displayed on Richard Ansdell’s London home which he named Lytham House?
Take yourself on a Richard Ansdell trail of discovery usng Veronica McDonnell’s walking guide!
Discover more about artist William Joseph Bond & who donated this painting.
Painter Charles Burton Barber (1845-1894), commissioned by Queen Victoria to paint the royal pets.
Oil on canvas painted by Percy Robert Craft (1856-1934), but who donated it?
Could you help us fill in the blanks about the acquisition methods of some of our artworks?
Is it “The Village Wedding or “The Young Squire’s Wedding: receiving the congratulations of his tenants, a scene of the Olden Time”?