"Chalk Paths," Eric Ravilious (1903-1942)

Chalk Paths I 1935 I Eric Ravilious I South Downs, Sussex, England I Watercolour

Mount Caburn Sussex Eric Ravilious

Mount Caburn Sussex Eric Ravilious 10 x 12 inch ready mounted print SUPERB

Ravilious trained as an engraver and used this skill in his watercolours of the Downs. He would use lines instead of colour to highlight the shape and sculptural form of the Downs. He preferred to paint the Downs in winter. The Downs landscape is more abstract at this time of year.

Towner Art Gallery — Eric Ravilious, Cuckmere Haven - Limited Edition Giclee Print

Eric Ravilious: Green and pleasant land

Eric Ravilious: Green and pleasant land

Towner Art Gallery — Eric Ravilious, Cuckmere Haven - Limited Edition Giclee Print

Eric Ravilious

Eric Ravilious The Westbury Horse, 1939 My sister in law Jackie pulled the car over to show me a Wiltshire white horse.

Belle Tout Lighthouse watercolour Eric Ravilious.

huariqueje: “ Belle Tout Lighthouse - Eric Ravilious 1939 British Watercolour © The Estate of Eric Ravilious. Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York - DACS, London ”

Watercolour, 1939. The cliffs of Southern England are, of course, iconic of England as a whole – even the name ‘Albion’, the oldest name for the Island of Britain, may derive from the whiteness of the chalk. This is the lighthouse which, in 1902, replaced Belle Tout, still standing today but now converted into a …

This is a new limited edition giclee reproduction of a 1939 watercolour by Eric Ravilious. It is of the lighthouse off Beachy Head which, in replaced Belle Tout lighthouse on the cliffs (still standing today but now a private house).

Cerne Abbas Giant Dorset Eric Ravilious

Cerne Abbas Giant Dorset Eric Ravilious 10 x 12 inch ready mounted print SUPERB

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