Blitzed City with Self Portrait by John Minton

A nocturnal scene depicting a three quarter length self portrait against a background of a river with two bridges, a car and bomb damaged buildings.

Details

Medium:
Oil on board
Dimensions:
30 x 40 cm
Art Fund grant:
£25,500 ( Total: £50,933)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Phillips de Pury

Provenance

Given by John Minton to the present owner's mother, the dancer Pat Neatrour in 1941.

Venue details

IWM London Lambeth Road, LONDON London SE1 6HZ 020 7416 5000 www.iwm.org.uk

Entry details

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