Heron's body of work reflects a lifelong enthusiasm for his garden in Zennor, Cornwall.
Pale Garden Painting : July – August 1984
208.3 × 335.3 cm
Oil paint on canvas
Date of work
Original: Oil paint on canvas Heron Family Collection © Estate of Patrick Heron. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2018 Photo: Courtesy the Estate of Patrick Heron
Patrick Heron (1920-1999) is widely recognised as one of the most innovative figures in twentieth-century British art. He worked as a painter, critic and polemicist throughout his life and played a major role in the development of post-war abstract art.