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Job Nixon (1891-1938)

Public Collections include British Museum, Victoria and Albert Museum, Tate, RE, Bolton, Bradford, Huddersfield, Leeds, Manchester - Whitworth, Oldham, Oxford (Ashmolean) and Dunedin.Born in Stoke-on-Trent, Nixon studied at the Slade and at South Kensington and, in 1915, was successful at the RA whilst still a student. He painted in oil and watercolour, principally landscape and topographical scenes, but he is best known for his etchings, drypoints and line engravings, which he started producing from 1913. He was elected ARE in 1923 and, that year, he won the first competition for the newly endowed scholarship of engraving at the British School in Rome. It was while in Italy that he produced An Italian Festa, the huge plate that first brought him to the public's attention. However, the satirical, almost grotesque, nature of this etching was not his only style and English genre subjects form the majority of his work. Nevertheless, his ap

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Bridge at Manningtree
Job Nixon
Bridge at Manningtree  For sale
£975
Temples of Venus and Rome, Rome
Job Nixon
Temples of Venus and Rome, Rome  Privately held 
View of Anticoli Corrado
Job Nixon
View of Anticoli Corrado  Sold 
View of Anticoli Corrado with...
Job Nixon
View of Anticoli Corrado with...  Sold 
Una Trattoria, 1928
Job Nixon
Una Trattoria, 1928  Sold 
Florence, 1924
Job Nixon
Florence, 1924  Sold 
The Rialto Bridge, 1924
Job Nixon
The Rialto Bridge, 1924  Sold 
Subiaco, 1926
Job Nixon
Subiaco, 1926  Sold 
Cervara de Roma
Job Nixon
Cervara de Roma  Sold 
Madonna in the Wall, Subiaco
Job Nixon
Madonna in the Wall, Subiaco  Sold 
A family from Anticoli Corrardo
Job Nixon
A family from Anticoli Corrardo  Sold