Edward Ardizzone View from the Window of My Studio in Kent 1967

Artwork details

Artist
Edward Ardizzone 1900–1979
Title
View from the Window of My Studio in Kent
Date 1967
Medium Watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 264 x 406 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1968
Reference
T01066
Not on display

Catalogue entry

Edward Ardizzone b.1900
T01066 VIEW FROM THE WINDOW OF MY STUDIO IN KENT 1967
Inscribed ‘E.A.’ b.r.
Watercolour, pen and pencil, 10 3/8×16 (26·5×40·5).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1968.
Exh: R.A., 1968 (148).

The artist wrote (15 January 1969) that this work was ‘painted from drawings made from the top floor of my cottage which overlooks an old orchard of mixed fruit trees’. The cottage is on Rodmersham Green near Sittingbourne, Kent.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery: Acquisitions 1968-9, London 1969

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