Drogheda Municipal Art Collection

Roses

Herbert Webb

b. 1927 - d. 2000
Watercolour on paper

In Herbert Webb's still-life, 'Roses', The richness of pattern on the vases and the wall plates and the accentuation of the vases with deep shadows belie Webb's training as a designer.

A still-life watercolour painting showing a large decorative vase. There is a smaller vase in the immediate foreground holding a bunch of roses and some of the petals have fallen off and are scattered around the base. In the background are decorative porcelain wall plates.