Untitled [Geoff and Scruffy Series] by Wilhelmina Barns-Graham

The ‘Geoff and Scruffy’ series was inspired by the artist’s friendship with Geoffrey Tribe and his dog Scruffy.

Details

Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
55.8 × 76cm
Acquired in:
2015
Presented by:
The Barns-Graham Charitable Trust through The Art Fund

The compositions recall the landscape around Porthmeor beach in St Ives and form a basic device of abstract shapes linked by narrow bands. This gift is an important addition to the gallery’s strong collection of work by the St Ives school.

Provenance

The Barns-Graham Charitable Trust

Venue details

Abbot Hall Art Gallery Abbot Hall, KENDAL Cumbria LA9 5AL 01539 722464 www.abbothall.org.uk

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