Jonathan Sainsbury’s Country Life at Frames Gallery Perth

Jonathan Sainsbury, 'Black Grouse at the Lek' sepia watercolour
Jonathan Sainsbury, 'Black Grouse at the Lek' sepia watercolour

Title:
Jonathan Sainsbury: A Classic Series Retold

Times:
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 17:30, Sat 10:00 - 17:00

From: 13 May 2023

To: 17 Jun 2023

Venue:
Frames Gallery
10 Victoria Street
Perth
Perthshire
PH2 8LW

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In 1959 Ladybird Books published four volumes in the children’s series What To Look For In… namely, Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. These books nurtured in the young Jonathan Sainsbury a love of nature which has inspired him throughout his life. In tribute to them he has embarked on a project to reinterpret the illustrations in his own style and with an understanding that country life has changed. The exhibition includes 70 sepia watercolours alongside some of the original illustrations.

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