Magnificent! by Philip Sutton

A highly coloured depiction of the tree which stands at end of Sutton's garden in Manorbier in Pembrokeshire.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
108 x 138 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £14,323)
Acquired in:
2007
Vendor:
Philip Sutton

Sutton's canvas is optimistic and cheerful, but it also contains a sense of introspection and enquiry. He captures the tree over a period of time rather than one moment which reflects the artist's relationship with trees as a source of inspiration and elemental energy.

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum Royal Pump Rooms, The parade, LEAMINGTON SPA Warwickshire CV32 4AA 01926 742700 www.warwickdc.gov.uk/wdc/royalpumprooms

Entry details

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