Sky Base by John Hoyland

These two paintings are important in terms of showing the creative development of artistic practice, especially in terms of Smith.


acrylic oil
25 × 20.5cm (9 13/16 × 8 1/16in.) 91 × 91cm (35 13/16 × 35 13/16in.)
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Professor L. and Mrs P. Allen through The Art Fund

He began as a successful social realist in the 1950s before turning to abstraction.

Artists include


Professor and Mrs Allen

Venue details

Southampton City Art Gallery Civic Centre, SOUTHAMPTON Hampshire SO14 7LP 023 8083 2277

Entry details

Free to all
Offers with National Art Pass

Mon – Fri, 10am – 3pm
Sat, 10am – 5pm

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