John Aldridge RA (1905-1983)
'A HARVEST FIELD AUGUST 1939'
Oil on canvas
35.5 x 46cm
Exhibited: John Aldridge, Leicester Galleries, 1940;
purchased by E G Jaklin Esq.
The picture was damaged by shrapnel in an air raid and returned to the artist, who restored it.
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Sold for £3,700
There is some slight cockling to the canvas in the bottom corners where the keys could do with a bit of tightening. There is a repair to the tree (shrapnel damage, which was repaired by the artist) with a corresponding patch to the reverse, see photos. There is some craquelure to the darker green of trees
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