Sunlight on the Sand beneath the Water

Benedict Rubbra (1938 - )

Oil on board

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  • About the work
    Location
    Country: Other
    City: other locations UK
  • About the artist
    Benedict Rubbra is the son of the British composer Edmund Rubbra (1901–86). He was born in the Chiltern Valley and studied at the Slade School of Art (1956–60). He spent periods in Aix-en-Provence and Florence followed by several years of teaching. He also held regular exhibitions of his work in Spain where he had a studio. In the 1990s Rubbra wrote several instructional books on drawing and painting. In 2000 he collaborated with Frances Ashcroft, Professor of Physiology at Trinity College, Oxford on an exhibition of art and science at the Zoology Museum, Cambridge.
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  • Details
    Title
    Sunlight on the Sand beneath the Water
    Date
    Medium
    Oil on board
    Dimensions
    height: 33.80 cm, width: 33.80 cm
    Acquisition
    Purchased from Campbell & Franks, October 1978
    Inscription
    BC: Benedict Rubbra
    GAC number
    14286