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sunspot

                                     c. 1945

Gouache and ink. 25¾ x 17in. (66 x 44cm.) (ss) Provenance NT. Exhibited London, Hampstead Artists’ Council, 1946, no. 124. London, Mayor Gallery, 1947, (drawings), no. 3. Cambridge, Heffer Gallery, 1953, no. 31, as 1945. The earth and sky of this parsemage have been linked by a slender line inked in after the initial blots have dried.