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Cecil Doughty
Alfred The Great (Original)

Alfred The Great (Original) by Cecil Doughty at The Illustration Art Gallery

Ref: DoughtyCarnageLL (Click for LARGE picture)

Artist: Cecil Doughty (biography)
Medium: Gouache on Board
Size: 16" x 12" (400mm x 300mm)
Date: 1971

This is the original Gouache painting by Cecil Doughty.

King Alfred was a fighting King and yet he loved learning. This painting depicts one of his battles against the invading Danes. The Danes were a difficult enemy for the ponderous, though efficient, Saxons to fight.

They fled, regrouped and re-appeared, attacking ferociously from almost anywhere. But Alfred proved more than a match for them.

Originally published in Look and Learn issue 515, 27th November 1971.


Price:  195.00
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Cecil Doughty

Cecil Doughty