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David Evans (1929–1988):
Tower of Babel,1982
Unmounted (ref: 8175)
Watercolour on paper
30 x 49 in. (76 x 126 cm)
Provenance: The Artist's Studio
Literature: "David Evans (1929-1988)", edited by Sacha Llewellyn & Paul Liss, published by Liss Llewellyn Fine Art, 2017. ISBN 978-0-9930884-6-9, cat 93, page 128-129.
Tower of Babel was inspired by the early 19th century Martello town on Shingle Street, a small coastal hamlet in Suffolk where Evans liked to spend time on beach.
We are grateful to Pete Gage for assistance.