London Landscape by James Fitton

Depicts a street scene in Brixton in post war London with figures looking at a window full of bills on a derelict shop front.

Details

Medium:
Oil, pen & ink, gouache on card
Dimensions:
51 x 61 cm
Art Fund grant:
£4,333 ( Total: £13,000)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Crane Kalman Gallery Ltd

Fitton felt that 'it seemed to be blooming like a flower in such a drab setting'.

Provenance

Phillips Auctioneers, 2001; Crane Kalman Gallery.

Venue details

Museum of London 150 London Wall, LONDON London EC2Y 5HN 020 7001 9844 www.museumoflondon.org.uk

Entry details

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