Farm Buildings

Artist

John McNairn

Catalogue
73
Material

Oil on Board

Dimensions

43.6x 121.3cm

Date

Acquired 1963

About the artwork

Study of farm buildings and surrounding landscape.

About the artist

John McNairn (born Hawick, 1910-2009) studied at Edinburgh College of Art. He travelled to Paris following graduation, and was particularly influenced by the Surrealists. This influence can be seen in the unsettling emptiness and a slightly unnatural perspective in his work.