A Lincolnshire Pasture by Joseph Crawhall

Painted whilst working with James Guthrie - both employing vigorous handling characteristic of the Dutch Impressionists whose work was popular in Glasgow at that time.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91 x 127 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £3,675)
Acquired in:
1971
Vendor:
Fine Art Society

There is also a Whistlerian emphasis on tonal qualities and flat design. Inscribed bottom left; 'To my Father, J.Crawhall Jnr'.

Provenance

W.A.Coats; W.B.Paterson; Robertson & Bruce; A.C.J.Wall (on loan to Dundee City Art Gallery until 1970); Christies; Fine Art Society.

Venue details

McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum Albert Square, Meadowside, DUNDEE Tayside DD1 1DA 01382 307200 www.themcmanus-dundee.gov.uk

Entry details

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