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          Feb 55, 1955, 1955
          Ben Nicholson
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          Bequeathed by Miss E.M Hodgkins 1977

          Feb 55 is an elegant example of Nicholsonís talent for combining pale, grey backgrounds with contrasting vibrant colours. The bright patches of red, blue, yellow and green are all connected which creates the appearance of an abstract figure in front of the pale background.

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          Ben Nicholson was the son of two artists, his earliest paintings were still lifes influenced by his fatherís paintings. He lived in France, Italy and the USA before marrying his second wife Barbara Hepworth in 1938. From 1939 to 1958 he lived and worked in Cornwall.

          Nicholson is best known for his abstract works that he created following the end of both World Wars.

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