David Evans (1929-1988)

Evansí strikingly large watercolours (they typically measure over one metre in height or breadth), span two decades, (from the late 1960s to the late 1980s). While powerfully evoking the period charm of the glam-rock era, Evans showed a conscious awareness of the shifting political landscape around him. His compositions are characterised by a kaleidoscopic vision of Thatcherís Britain: an era of urban redevelopment, the Falklands War, industrial unrest, nuclear power, and the Cold War. Transition is everywhere: new roads carve their way through the countryside; fighter jets cast their shadows across the landscape; the scars left by industrial plants, pylons and landfill permeate throughout.

Works Featured in this catalogue

David Evans
Peak range, 1979
£1,600.00
David Evans
Still-life with vegetables, mid 1970’s
£2,850.00
David Evans
Cosmos VIII, late 1960’s
£975.00
David Evans
Ritual
£1,650.00
David Evans
It’s Raining, It’s Pouring
£2,000.00
David Evans
The Open Door, circa 1950
£2,000.00
David Evans
An Evening Out; (The Magic Circle), 1960
£1,950.00
David Evans
A Day Trip
£2,000.00
David Evans
Room with a View
£1,750.00