Catalogue entry

N06215 AVONCLIFFE FROM THE AQUEDUCT c. 1926

Inscr. ‘John Nash’ b.r.
Pencil and brown wash, 15 1/4×19 1/2 (39×49·5); the drawing is squared for enlargement.
Purchased from the Leicester Galleries (Cleve Fund) 1954.
Exh: Leicester Galleries, March 1954 (11).

A view of the Avon from the aqueduct carrying the Kennet and Avon Canal over the River Avon near Limpley Stoke. Executed c. 1926 (letter of 2 May 1954). A painting (27×34 in.) done from this drawing was first (?) exhibited at the Goupil Gallery, October 1930 (42), and is still in the artist's possession.

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