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Drawing - Woodland Series No. 50
  • Woodland Series No. 50
    Brewster, Martyn, born 1952
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Woodland Series No. 50

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    2005 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Brewster, Martyn, born 1952 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Brush and black ink

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case WD, shelf 214, box A

Martyn Brewster is best known as an abstract painter; yet for 20 years he has also made drawings of landscape. This evocative work captures an effect of light which sometimes occurs in the evening, when the sky still glows but the trees and earth are comparatively dark.

Physical description

Drawing in black ink of tall trees silhouetted against sky.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (possibly, made)


2005 (made)


Brewster, Martyn, born 1952 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Brush and black ink

Marks and inscriptions

'Brewster '05'
Signed and dated in bottom right-hand corner


Height: 28.4 cm, Width: 19.5 cm

Object history note

This drawing is part of the '40 Artists - 40 Drawings' series acquired as a group in 2007

Descriptive line

'Woodland Series No. 50', black ink drawing of tall trees silhouetted against sky by Martyn Brewster, 2005





Subjects depicted

Woodlands; Trees




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