top of page

A passenger train, blazing with light, crosses a bridge over a country lane, illuminating the dark village for a few moments as a magnificent plume of smoke billows from the funnel. Ravilious was a train traveller both by inclination and by necessity, and here he shows a train from the perspective of villagers whose streets are dark and whose homes are lit by candles. The artist painted this view in 1935 from the top of the “old hump-backed” river bridge over the River Colne, which marks theparish boundary between Castle and Sible Hedingham. At this time Ravilious was living in Bank House, Castle Hedingham with his wife Tirzah, and this painting is one of a series featuring scenes from his life in Essex.

Train at Night Print by Eric Ravilious

  • Paper Size: 36 x 43.3cm

    Image Size: 30 x 37.4cm

    If you opt to frame your print the approximate overall size will be 50 x 58cm

    Format: Giclee Print on 310gsm cotton rag paper, hand-numbered.

    Edition Type: Limited Edition of 650

    Delivery: FREE UK MAINLAND DELIVERY. Unframed prints normally ship within 3 days. Framed Prints - Lead times vary between 1 and 4 weeks. Contact us for more accurate information if you require your framed print by a certain date.

  • In the unlikely event that you're not entirely happy with your order, simply return it to us within 30 days for a replacement or full refund. Find out more.

bottom of page