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Original Fred Yates Paintings For Sale

Are you looking to buy your first original Fred Yates painting or maybe you would like to add to your Fred Yates collection. At FYG we pride ourselves in the research and study we carry out into the life and … Continue reading

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Fred Yates Marazion Castle House original oil on canvas

Whilst based in Marazion Fred Yates lived at Hazel Cottage on Fore St. This archetypal little cottage was ideally placed just a stones throw from the glorious sea front and harbour with the spectacular St Michaels Mount completing the idyllic … Continue reading

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Fred Yates Exhibition Galerie Eric Franck Jun – Sep 1984

In 1984 Fred Yates was invited to exhibit at the Galerie Eric Franck in Geneva Switzerland. The exhibition ran from Jun 28th – September 17th. It was an important moment for Yates to be offered this international one man show. … Continue reading

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Fred Yates Castle Oil Painting featured on BBC’s Antiques Roadshow from Cardiff

Fred Yates has once again featured on the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow. The program which was filmed at Cardiff Castle featured a large oil painting depicting the castle itself. In 1970 Fred Yates embarked on a tour of Wales with the … Continue reading

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Gurnick St Mousehole Watercolour

Newly reframed and conserved this lovely probably St Just period Fred Yates watercolour of the terraced houses in Gurnick Street Mousehole is a lovely example of Fred’s eye for detail and great perspective. A favourite scene at FYG having often … Continue reading

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Paintings by Fred Yates, Fowey’s ‘happy Lowry’, for sale at Sherborne auction

A small collection of oil paintings by Fred Yates went under the hammer at Charterhouse auction of pictures, books and maps on Thurs 27th July. Director Richard Bromell said: “The paintings had quite an interesting provenance, as the owner bought Fred Yates’s … Continue reading

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Fred Yates “C’est Votre Passion Monsieur!”

Published in October 2007 by White Lane Press and written by Francis Mallett “C’est Votre Passion Monsieur!” is the only book dedicated to Fred Yates. Chronicling Yates’ time in France this great little book pieces together the artists thoughts and feelings as … Continue reading

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Lostwithiel Visit

FYG has just returned from a fact finding visit to the lovely Cornish town of Lostwithiel. Lostwithiel as a stannary town was once one of the most important in Cornwall. Today’s its importance is much reduced but it is a lovely … Continue reading

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Fred Yates Late Paintings by a Late Friend

A new exhibition of Fred Yates paintings will be held at Courcoux Contemporary Stockbridge from 16th – 18th June. Entitled “Late paintings by a Late Friend” the selling exhibition will feature thirty works including The Artist’s Garden Marazion (pictured) If you are … Continue reading

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St Just and Boswedden Cottage

Do check out St Just the new page added to FredYatesGallery about Fred Yates’ time living at Boswedden Cottage, Cape Cornwall near St Just. FYG visited the cottage in May 2016 and was invited in for a chat by the owner … Continue reading

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