Study of Trees in Spring by Lionel Bicknell Constable

This work is principally in shades of green.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
24 x 16 cm
Art Fund grant:
£258 ( Total: £258)
Acquired in:
1949
Vendor:
Sotheby's

A large tree, perhaps an elm, stands in a row of smaller trees with a glimpse of distant, flat country under a blue sky. There is a suggestion of breeze in the foliage. The grant is for two works.

Provenance

From the collection Dr HAC Gregory.

Venue details

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