Curator's Choice: The Top of the Bus
Layng, Mabel Frances, 1881–1937
This characterful piece depicts an everyday scene of commuters travelling on an open top bus. The painter, Mabel Frances Layng, beautifully conveys the serious and subdued mood of the couple’s journey.
Their sophisticated attire of bowler and cloche hats immediately evokes the painting’s period. Add a piece of 1920s style to your wall with this elegant art print.