Richard Walker; ‘English Hills at Dusk’ 1975

'English Hills'

Artist hand signed

Product Code: 180802-2
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‘English Hills at Dusk’


linocut engraving

Richard Ian Bentham Walker; 1925-2009, portrait, figure and landscape painter and printmaker. Born in Croydon, schooled at Canford school where he excelled at Art, but joined the RAF. After a time at Oxford, he trained at Croydon Art School and became a student teacher there before going to the Slade School of Art in London where he studied under William Coldstream.
Richard was elected a member of the United Society of Artists and of the Society of Graphic Artists, and he exhibited widely including at the Paris Salon and Royal Society of Portrait Painters.

An original lino block engraving which is bright and unfaded in coloured inks. The image size measuring approximately 31 cms. x 42 cms. (12 x 16 ins.) on a wove paper sheet measuring 35 cms. by 47 cms. (14 x 18½ ins.)

Artist hand signed, dated and titled in the lower margin.

Unframed and unmounted, the condition of the image and sheet is good with handling marks condusive with age.

Cat 180802-2