Blake lived and worked near Bath from 1969 - 1979.
Daisy Fairy by Peter Blake, 19811982
© DACS, London 2007
- Oil on hardboard with found frame
- 28 x 16.5 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £11,880 ( Total: £39,479)
- Acquired in:
- Hazlitt Holland-Hibbert
During this time, the artist moved towards narrative and literary subjects including illustrations for Alice in Wonderland and a major series of fairy paintings. This work beautifully represents Blake's ruralist period and is the first Blake to enter the collection.
Waddington Galleries, 1982; private collection, 1991; Hazlitt Holland-Hibbert.