John Nash

Wild Garden, Winter

1959

Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 406 x 571 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1959
Reference
T00280

Catalogue entry

T00280 WILD GARDEN, WINTER 1959

Inscr. ‘John Nash’ b.l.
Watercolour, 16×22 1/2 (40·5×57).
Chantrey Purchase from the artist 1959.
Exh: R.A., 1959 (725).

A scene in the artist's garden at Wormingford, painted in the winter of 1958–9, probably in the New Year (letter from the artist, 10 July 1959). An oil painting of ‘Frozen Ponds’ was also exhibited at the R.A. in 1959 (94, repr. Royal Academy Illustrated, 1959, p.71).

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

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