Artist: Geoffrey Hewitt. (British 1930-1981)
Date: Late 1950,s
Medium: Oil on panel.
Size: 30cm x 60cm
Details: Signed and housed in artists made frame.
Abstract painting by Geoffrey Hewitt (b.1930-1981)
This confident and beautifully composed abstract is made up of heavy, impasto oil paint. The painting is housed in its original, artists made frame and dates from the late 1950's
Geoffrey Hewitt was a British painter born Sunderland in 1930 who studied at the Royal College of Art and lectured at Birmingham. He showed regularly before his untimely death in 1981. Most notably at the Royal Academy and Royal Birmingham Society of Artists. One man exhibitions include Shipley Gallery, Univision Gallery and Arden Gallery. He was known as a hard task master as a teacher. Students include Tom Coates, Paul Curtis & Roger Curtis.
City Art Gallery, Manchester hold his work.