Don Quixote Garden in South London by Philip Sutton

Cheltenham has examples of earlier works by the London Group but this is the first painting by Philip Sutton to enter the collection.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
101.6 x 116.8 cm
Acquired in:
2009
Presented by:
Joan Hurst through The Art Fund

This is a good example of his work and shows his interest in vibrant colour and the exploration of surface and depth. This work is particularly interesting as it depicts the artist's own London garden which gives the picture a particular intimacy.

Provenance

Joan Hurst.

Venue details

The Wilson: Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum Clarence Street, CHELTENHAM Gloucestershire GL50 3JT 01242 237431 www.cheltenhamartgallery.org.uk

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