Farm Opposite Monte Oliveto by Derek Hill

This work forms part of a large bequest from Mrs Ann Forsdyke.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
25 x 37 cm
Acquired in:
2009
Bequeathed by:
Ann Forsdyke through The Art Fund

Mrs Forsdyke worked at the Whitechapel Art Gallery in the 1950s as assistant to the Director Bryan Robertson. She forged relationships with a number of artists during this time who later came to be represented in her collection. Derek Hill presented Mottisfont Abbey with 80 works from his collection through the Art Fund in 1996 including 23 of his own paintings.

Provenance

Ann Forsdyke.

Venue details

Mottisfont Mottisfont, ROMSEY Hampshire SO51 0LP 01794 340757 www.nationaltrust.org.uk/mottisfont

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.80 – £14.50 depending on season)

For opening times please visit the Mottisfont Abbey website 

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