Tolcarne is a beach at Newquay. Giles has concentrated on a small man-made feature while turning away from the beauty of the coast. He was always fascinated by human creations found in the natural landscape.
For further information on the life and work of Tony Giles see John Branfield, TONY GILES: PAINTER OF CORNWALL'S MAN-MADE LANDSCAPE, Mingoose Books.
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