Brick House, Great Bardfield by Edward Bawden

Bawden helped revive the art of watercolour painting in the 1930s.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour & gouache
Dimensions:
44 x 56 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £7,500)
Acquired in:
1995
Vendor:
Fine Art Society

He brought to it his experience of print making and designing to develop a fresh, unaffected style. Bawden's interest in pattern and texture can be seen here in his enjoyment of the depiction of bricks and hedge. Brick House was the artist's home for more than 40 years although this is the only watercolour to show the building.

Venue details

Fry Art Gallery Castle Street,, SAFFRON WALDEN Essex CB10 1BD 01799 513 779 www.fryartgallery.org

Entry details

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