Christopher Wood was killed by a train (probably suicide) at the age of 29, but by this time the lyrical freshness of his work had already won him a high reputation in France as well as Britain.
French Cyclists and a Girl by Christopher Wood, 19011930
© Walker Art Gallery
- Oil on board
- 19.1 x 22.9 cm
- Acquired in:
- Presented by:
- Laurence Harbottle through The Art Fund
His friends included Cocteau, Diaghilev and Picasso. This attractive work was given to the donor by the actor Dirk Bogarde.
Dirk Bogarde; Laurence Harbottle.
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