The preview evening for an exhibition of atmospheric landscapes and seascapes by Jeffery Courtney drew guests from surrounding towns and villages to the Bygillian art gallery in Bourne End on November 6. .
Several stunning seascapes and landscapes in the exhibition illustrated his passion for water and light, with sunrise and sunset paintings attracting considerable interest.
Jeffery, who lives at Tetsworth and studied at the Royal Academy, has trained in the methods of old masters and has exhibited at the Royal Academy and Mall Galleries as well as having many solo shows.
Also present was local artist Francis Ackland Snow, exhibiting a selection of her work with textured and highly glazed finishes.
Gillian Cumming, owner of the Bygillian gallery, said: “It was a pleasure to welcome so many guests to enjoy the exhibition of Jeffery Courtney’s stunning work, and we are grateful to see our MP supporting local businesses.”