Glade in Epping Forest by Sir Jacob Epstein

This painting is a vibrant winter view of Epping forest and shows the artist's rich use of colour.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour & gouache on paper
Dimensions:
43.5 x 58.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£875 ( Total: £4,750)
Acquired in:
2009
Vendor:
Abbott & Holder

The landscapes of the Epping Forest district have acted as a major source of inspiration to a number of important artists in the 19th and 20th centuries. The museum has developed an important collection of works by many of these artists and this landscape is the first work by Epstein to enter the collection.

Provenance

Christie's, 2007; Abbott & Holder.

Venue details

Epping Forest District Museum 39-41 Sun Street, WALTHAM ABBEY Essex EN9 1EL 01992 716 882 www.eppingforestdc.gov.uk/museum

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Wed & Fri, 10am – 4pm, Sat until 5pm

Closed Good Friday and from Christmas Day to New Year’s Day (inclusive)

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