Malcolm Arbuthnot (1874-1967)
Outbuilding with landscape beyond
48.5 x 59cm
Originally a photographer, Arbuthnot was a signatory of the 1914 Vorticist manifesto published in ‘BLAST’ magazine along with other leading lights of British modernism such as Wyndham Lewis, Edward Wadsworth, William Roberts and Ezra Pound. Arbuthnot focused on painting from the end of WW1 onwards. He retired to live in Jersey in 1931 and thereafter his painting was often inspired by its landscape and scenery.
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Sold for £1,800
Unexamined out of glazed frame, a few tiny specks of foxing emerging - and some discolouration to inside edges of mount, overall appears to be in good condition, well-presented in oak frame, ready to hang.
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