“A modest and pleasant sheet of water, a mirror of the distant sky as one looks southward towards the lowlands, Windermere and the sea” [WHC , Tarns of Lakeland]
A wintery sunset at Alcock Tarn, the little pool perched on its shelf above the valley of Grasmere. The tarn was created in the late 19thcentury by a wealthy businessman, as a scenic addition to the landscape.
Frame size approx. 406x330mm 16x13Inches
Image size approx. 251 x 182mm