Four works by Kurt Schwitters by Kurt Schwitters

The more naturalistic, impressionistic works of Schwitters’ later years have generally been ignored, but are an important element when considering the artist’s oeuvre.


Oil on plywood; Oil on wood; Oil on paper; Oil and pencil on wood
33.1 × 28.5cm; 28 x 36.8cm; 48 x 41.2cm; 18.9 x 22cm
Art Fund grant:
£12,500 ( Total: £37,000)
Acquired in:
G. Thomas

Fairfield is a joyous painting charged with energy, depicting the countryside with deft brushstrokes.


From the artist's estate to Edith Thomas, London 1948-1991. On her death to her son Geoffrey Thomas, 1991

Venue details

Armitt Museum and Library Rydal Road, AMBLESIDE Cumbria LA22 9BL 01539 431212

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £3.50)

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Tuesday-Saturday 10.30am-4.30pm (last admission 4pm).