John Nash Wild Garden, Winter 1959

Artwork details

Artist
John Nash 1893–1977
Title
Wild Garden, Winter
Date 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
Not on display

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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