Ben Nicholson

Collection by Caitlin Dowd

Ben Nicholson, O.M. | Lot | Sotheby's

nicholson, ben aug 24 - 52 (pal ||| painting

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head, 1933 (circa) – Collection Database – Kettle's Yard

This work is currently on show in Being Modern at the Fitzwilliam Museum.

Winifred Nicholson ‘Sandpipers, Alnmouth’, 1933 © The Trustees of the estate of Winifred Nicholson

‘Sandpipers, Alnmouth’, Winifred Nicholson, 1933 | Tate

Artwork page for ‘Sandpipers, Alnmouth’, Winifred Nicholson, 1933 on display at Tate Britain. Throughout her life, most of Nicholson’s work depicted either flowers or landscape. This painting was made during a holiday on the Northumberland coast. It is typical in its reduction of the scene to a few simple areas of colour. Despite this abstraction it is still very evocative, not least because of her application of real sand to the paint denoting the beach. Nicholson’s paintings have an air of…