Edward Bawden The Catholic Church, Addis Ababa 1941

Artwork details

Artist
Edward Bawden 1903–1989
Title
The Catholic Church, Addis Ababa
Date 1941
Medium Ink, watercolour and crayon on paper
Dimensions Support: 457 x 578 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the War Artists Advisory Committee 1946
Reference
N05683
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05683 THE CATHOLIC CHURCH, ADDIS ABABA 1941
 
Inscr. ‘Edward Bawden Addis Ababa’ l.c.
Watercolour, crayon and pen, 18×22 3/4 (46×58).
Presented by the War Artists' Advisory Committee 1946.
Exh: National War Pictures, National Gallery, 1945, and R.A., October–November 1945 (377).
Repr: William Coldstream, War Pictures by British Artists: Second Series: Soldiers, 1943, pl.39; Richards, 1946, pl.1 (in colour).

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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