Westbourne Park Siding

Westbourne Park Siding




Westbourne Park Sidings

Signed l.r.: S R Rodger; signed, inscribed with title and the artist’s address on the reverse Oil on board

45.5 by 61 cm., 18 by 24 in. (frame size 54 by 69 cm., 21 by 27 in.)

Sidney Bertram Robertson-Rodger was born in Surrey, he was educated at Malvern College before attending the Byam Shaw School of Art, 1934-1938. In 1939 he entered war service as a Camouflage Officer before training at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst in 1940. During World War II his Bombers Escorted by Fighters on a Daylight Sweep over the Channel was purchased by the War Artists’ Advisory Committee and is now in the collection of the Ministry of Defence. He exhibited at the Federation of British Artist, Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours and the Royal Institute of Oil Painters. Westbourne Park sidings are on the approach to Paddington Station, London.


Height 45.5 cm / 18"
Width 61 cm / 24 "
Framed height 54 cm / 21 12"
Framed width 69 cm / 27 "