Departmental Art Works

Home Department written question – answered on 17th March 2009.

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Photo of Shailesh Vara Shailesh Vara Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department which works of art from the Government Art Collection each Minister in her Department has selected for display in a private office.

Photo of Phil Woolas Phil Woolas Minister of State (also in the Home Office), Home Office, Minister of State (also in the Home Office), HM Treasury

The following works of art have been selected:

Artist/makers
Home Secretary
Untitled (Mountains and Water) Paul Joyce
Untitled (Ridge and Clouds) Paul Joyce
Just in Time Wilhelmina Barns-Graham
Two Circles on Purple Wilhelmina Barns-Graham
Vision in Time Wilhelmina Barns-Graham
Grey Mountain Heena Nadeem
Minister of State Policing, Crime and Security
Attaching the Winch Bernard Cheese
Still Night Patricia Pratt
This Land of Ours Alan Baines
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Crime Reduction
Robert Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh (1769-1822) Statesman Sir Thomas Lawrence, Charles Turner
Tinmouth Castle from the North, with a View of the Haven, etc. John "Warwick" Smith, Francois Vivares
An Election Ball William Heath ("Paul Pry")
Sir Robert Peel Bt (1788-1850) Prime Minister Sir Thomas Lawrence, Samuel Cousins
George Canning (1770-1827) Prime Minister Thomas Stewardson, William Brett
Metro IV Michael Upton
Metro V Michael Upton
Metro (Newcastle) Michael Upton
"Two Pair of Portraits": presented to all the unbiased Electors of Great Britain, by John Horne Tooke James Gillray, C. Starck
Minister of State for Borders and Immigration
Apse of Notre Dame Bernard Kay
Chartres East Bernard Kay
Chartres West Bernard Kay
Interior, Poitiers Bernard Kay
Beauvais Bernard Kay
Syon House Conservatory Charles Gautier
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State Home Office
The River Thames at Richmond Wapping to Windsor Anthony Etheringtom
Jackson's Pond 35 Artists Printmaking, Folio 3 Norman Ackroyd
Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State Security and Counter-Terrorism
Overside Discharge into Barges at Malta October 1943 Bernard Hailstone
Seascape with Royal Naval Ships, c.1943 Charles King
Night in the Docks Charles David Cobb
Working Controls while Submerged Submarine lithographs Eric Ravilious
Entering the Harwich Channel Robert Butler

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