Peter L Field (1920-)
|Artist Name||Peter L Field (1920-)|
|Title||British Abstract Landscape|
|Description||An original oil on canvas by listed British artist Peter L Field. It depicts an abstract British landscape in the manner and with influences of the Cornish School and Peter Lanyon. It was painted circa 1958. A rare and interesting work. From a collection of works by the artist. Unsigned.|
|Medium||Oil on Canvas|
|Size||30 x 24 inches|
|Frame||Housed in a fine Bourlet frame 38 inches by 32 inches. In gallery condition.|
|Condition||In excellent gallery condition.|
|Biography||Peter L Field (born 1920) - painter in oils, printmaker and teacher born in Winson in Gloucestershire. He studied at Cheltenham School of Art, 1937-9, with Seaton A White, then at Goldsmiths College London, 1946-49 under Clive Gardiner.
After teaching in Paignton and Swindon he went to Birmingham, retiring in 1982 as head of the art and design faculty at City of Birmingham Polytechnic. He showed at The Royal Academy and in the provinces and Swindon Museum and Art gallery hold his works.