Title of Piece:
Shandon Church
Artist:
LEWIS, Edward Morland (1903 - 1943)
ID Number:
2222
Acquisition Number:
3
Acquisition Number (Sub):
0
Cost:
CASW Store
Additional Information:
This work is shown on the Art UK website here
Artist Notes:

Born in Camarthen, Morland Lewis was a pupil and assistant of Walter Sickert. He taught at Chelsea College of Art alongside John Piper, Graham Sutherland and sculptor Henry Moore. In 1943 he died in North Africa, where he was serving as a camouflage officer. In April 1944 a memorial exhibition of his work was held at the Leicester Galleries, London. The forward of the accompanying catalogue was written by H. E. du Plesis.

Town:
Swansea
Location of Art:
Glynn Vivian Gallery
Buyer:
J. B. Manson
Medium of Art:
oil on board
Dimensions:
17.9 x 25.7 cm
Year of Purchase:
1938
Copyright Notes: