Derrick Greaves 1968 Signed Limited Edition Lithograph VASE
Artist Name: Derrick Greaves
Title: Derrick Greaves: Exploring the Essence of Form.
This signed limited edition lithograph, titled “VASE,” showcases the mastery of Derrick Greaves, a prominent British painter and printmaker of the twentieth century. Greaves’s artistic journey began with his studies at the prestigious Royal College of Art from 1948 to 1952. Following his education, he was awarded the Abbey Major Scholarship, which enabled him to further refine his skills in Italy from 1952 to 1954.
During the 1960s, Greaves made significant contributions to art education as a teacher at both the Maidstone College of Art and the Royal Academy Schools. His expertise extended beyond painting, and from 1983 to 1991, he served as the Head of Printmaking at the Norwich School of Art, imparting his knowledge and passion to aspiring artists.
“VASE” exemplifies Greaves’s distinctive style, capturing the essence of form with meticulous attention to detail. Through his art, Greaves explores the interplay of shapes, lines, and textures, creating a visual harmony that resonates with viewers. The lithograph serves as a testament to his technical prowess and his ability to infuse simplicity with profound artistic depth.This signed limited edition lithograph stands as a testament to Greaves’s enduring legacy and invites viewers to appreciate the skill and creativity of one of the twentieth century’s most celebrated British artists. It is a collector’s item that encapsulates the essence of Greaves’s artistic vision, inviting viewers into a world where form takes center stage and beauty resides in the simplicity of artistic expression.
Medium Type: Silkscreen on Heavy Paper
Size-Width | Size-Height: 22” x 30”
Signed | Edition Size: signed and marked in pencil | HC