Ivon Hitchin's work belongs firmly to the British landscape painting tradition.
Two ways through a wood & Study of a nude & Landscape near Holbrook, Suffolk by Ivon Hitchens, 1) c. 1956; 2) undated; 3) 1938
© The estate of Ivon Hitchens
- 1) oil on canvas; 2) pen & ink on paper; 3) pen, ink & wash on paper
- 1) 30.5 x 43 cm; 2) 40 x 31 cm; 3) 36 x 44 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £17,950 ( Total: £27,450)
- Acquired in:
- Private collector
His work is a lyrical evocation of place, rather than a topographically accurate depiction. However, his compositions are carefully controlled, often within horizontal, double square format canvases.
1) bought from Mrs Hitchin's, the artist's widow; 2) Ivon Hitchins; 3) Ivon Hitchens.