Fluid Cascade

© the artist's estate. Image credit: Jerwood Collection

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Gear painted this work during his time as curator at the Towner Gallery, Eastbourne (1958–1964) where he transformed the collection by purchasing works of significant contemporary British art. Gear’s painting style changed during this period, influenced by his involvement in the CoBrA Movement. This artwork is brighter and painted in a freer style than many of Gear’s earlier works, suggesting dynamic movement.

Jerwood Collection


Fluid Cascade




acrylic & oil on paper


H 104.1 x W 68.6 cm

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