Air Raid Warning by Gilbert Spencer

Inspired by a real incident: hearing an air raid siren, the artist looked out an upstairs window to see his daughter Gillian and the farmer's two children staring in the direction of the sound.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
89 x 55 cm
Art Fund grant:
£937 ( Total: £3,750)
Acquired in:
1980
Vendor:
Michael Parkin Fine Art

Provenance

St John's College, Oxford

Venue details

Hove Museum & Art Gallery 19 New Church Road, HOVE East Sussex BN3 4AB 03000 290 900 www.brightonmuseums.org.uk/hove

Entry details

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