1. Petra Gill & 2. Orchard, Capel-y-ffin & 3. Christ in the Garden by David Jones

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Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
1. 32 x 23 cm 2. 38 x 46 cm 3. 18 x 13 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,825 ( Total: £23,300)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Wolseley Fine Arts Limited

Petra Gill was Eric Gill's daughter and the artist had been engaged to her. This striking portrait is set against the landscape at Capel-y-ffin. 2. The orchard was just below the old monastery at Capel-y-ffin. 3. The artist's work on religious themes deepened during his time at Capel-y-ffin.

Provenance

1. & 2.Estate of David Jones, 3. Estate of Petra Tegetmeier (nee Gill).

Venue details

Brecknock Museum & Art Gallery Captains Walk, BRECON Powys LD3 7DS 01874 624121 www.powys.gov.uk/breconmuseum

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £1)

Closed for refurbishment 

Check Brecknock Museum website for details

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