Marion Adnams (1898 - 1995):
Study of nasturtium, circa 1930
Unmounted (ref: 10249)
Pencil and watercolour
Some creases to margins22.8 x 15 in. (58 x 38 cm)
Provenance: The Artist's Estate
In 1930 Adnams started attending life classes at Derby School of Art. Her extra ordinary facility for drawing was much remarked upon, (one teacher remarking that she 'drew like a man, direct with no rubbing out, quoted by Ray Gosling, Marion Adnams, A Retrospective, Midland Group Gallery 1971).