The Beacons II
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The Beacons II

Price
£350
Drawing medium: Mixed-media

Unframed

Original

Gallery: GreenStage Gallery

Ships from: United Kingdom

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Description

About the artwork
Growing up in North Wales, Tony's no stranger to the vast and rugged mountains depicted in his works. This lively and colourful work depicts The Brecon Beacons with pen and ink. A well known mountain range in South Wales. The dominant reds in this piece are remnant of the Old Red Sandstone peaks the Beacons make up.

Specification

Medium Mixed-media
Support Canvas
Framed? No
Subjects Landscape,
Style Abstract
Original or Edition? Original
Certificate of Authenticity Yes
Artwork Dimensions: 70 X 70 X 2 X cm

About Tony Purser

Tony Purser was born in Tremadog, North Wales. He studied Design at Loughborough College of Art and Textile Design. Following this, he taught Textiles and Drawing at Shrewsbury School of Art for 31 years.

Purser then retired to concentrate on his own work in 1996 and has since worked in all aspects of the visual arts; including being Chairman of Shrewsbury & District Arts Association between 1999 and 2003. His work has been influenced by Piper, Spencer, Nash and more recently by Rowland Hilder and the English Watercolour Tradition.

He loves drawing, and the excitement of making a line and giving it meaning and life. He also enjoys the process of drawing from simple observed studies and breaking down images towards abstracted conclusions. Tony Purser was the winner of the 2016 Judy Townsend Memorial Prize.