Two ways through a wood & Study of a nude & Landscape near Holbrook, Suffolk by Ivon Hitchens

Ivon Hitchin's work belongs firmly to the British landscape painting tradition.


Details

Medium:
1) oil on canvas; 2) pen & ink on paper; 3) pen, ink & wash on paper
Dimensions:
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:
2002
Vendor:
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.

Provenance

1) bought from Mrs Hitchin's, the artist's widow; 2) Ivon Hitchins; 3) Ivon Hitchens.

Venue details

Harris Museum & Art Gallery Market Square, PRESTON Lancashire PR1 2PP 01772 258 248 www.harrismuseum.org.uk

Entry details

Free to all
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