Liss Llewellyn Fine Art - Harry Bush: Landscape with cows, circa 1910



Harry Bush:
Landscape with cows, circa 1910

Framed (ref: 3258)

Signed with studio stamp on reverse

Oil on panel, 9 1/4 x 16 1/8 in. (23.5 x 41 cm.)

Tags: Harry Bush landscape maritime

Provenance: The Artists Studio sale 1984

In a gilded D section frame

Literature: Nicholas Alfrey, Stephen Daniels and Martin Postle (eds.), The Art of the Garden: The Garden in British Art, 1800 to the Present Day, Tate, 2004, (fig. 47, illustrated p. 85)

Bush lived at 19 Queensland Avenue, Merton Park, SW19, in a custom-built house with an extra storey for his studio. Bush saw the ancestry of his art in the quiet dignity of Dutch and Flemish domestic scenes, and, as his younger daughter recalled, mixed pigments and oils, 'so that his work should mellow, glow and last, and if possible, improve' (The Art of the Garden, Tate, 2004, p. 85).

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