Nine works on paper by Eric Ravilious

1) 'The Bedstead', circa 1939; 2) 'Butcher's Shop'; 3) 'No 29 Bus', 1934; 4) 'View through propeller', circa 1940, one of the best records of Ravilious' wartime experience (main illustration); 2 sketches for 'Submarine Series' lithographs, one of the first series the Ravilious worked on as an Official War Artist: 5) Men at Controls II, 1940-41 and 6) Study - Row of Men Seated, 1940; 7) Wedgwood plate design, 1936; 8) Design for Wedgwood: 6 cups, 1937 and 9) Consequences (or Cake Top), 1932.


Details

Medium:
Watercolour & pencil & wood engraving
Art Fund grant:
£19,000 ( Total: £116,300)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Various vendors

Provenance

Artist's family

Venue details

Towner Art Gallery Devonshire Park, College Road, EASTBOURNE East Sussex BN21 4JJ 01323 434670 www.townereastbourne.org.uk

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