JOHN BLACKBURN (b. 1932)

John Blackburn (b. 1932) Jerwood: Grey with White © John Blackburn, Courtesy of Osborne Samuel Gallery

Jerwood: Grey with White 2005

oil and mixed media on canvas laid on board
61 x 56 cm

‘For me, painting has got to have a connection with the physical. My inspiration comes from the brutality of being alive. I can’t escape that’ – John Blackburn.

Provenance
Donated to Jerwood Collection by the artist in 2017.

Exhibited

Hastings, Jerwood Gallery, Jerwood Collection: 25 Years, January - April 2017.

 

 

 

 

 

Lara Wardle