Bright busy scene of a farm in the Cotswolds with horse drawn carts, farmers and chickens.
A Cotswold Farm
141 x 184.1 cm
Oil on canvas
Date of work
Original: Oil on canvas, 141 x 184.1 cm ® Tate, London
British painter Gilbert Spencer produced landscapes, portraits, figure compositions and mural decorations in oil and watercolour. He was the younger brother of the painter Sir Stanley Spencer. Gilbert Spencer studied at Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts, the Royal College of Art 1911–12 and the Slade School of Fine Art (1913–15). He served as an official War Artist during the Second World War in 1940-1943.