A Tree at Harrow by David Jones

This drawing is one of a number that David Jones made from the window of his room at Northwick Lodge, Harrow.


Pencil, crayon, watercolour & gouache
76 x 56 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £7,000)
Acquired in:
Anthony d'Offay Gallery

As so often in his work, he was keenly aware of the mystical connotations of the image, in this case the relationship of the tree to the Crucifixion. The artist's stay at Northwick Lodge brought him into contact with Harrow School, several of the masters being his fellow lodgers.

Venue details

Harrow School - Old Speech Room Gallery Old Schools Building, Church Hill, HARROW ON THE HILL London HA1 3HP 020 8872 8021 www.harrowschool.org.uk

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