Artist: John Eveleigh.  Title: Snowshowers Over the Lake District.
Medium: Oils. Size: 910 x 1220. Date: ? Ref: CF015.
Description: Pale toned painting (on plywood) of broad, silted estuary, with scudding clouds above, all in Blues & Purples.
Data: Born London, 1926-2016. Studied at Canterbury College of Art 1944-45 and Slade School of Art 1948-51. Head of Foundation Studies at Folkestone School of Art 1963-70, in addition to being Honorary Director of the New Metropole Arts Centre.

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Untitled Landscape, surrounding hills of Clayesmore School. Size: 500 x 560. Date: c. 1941. Medium: Oils on canvas with fibre inclusions. Early work painted aged 15, approx.
Landscape with clouds, loosely painted in broad brushstrokes, predominantly Greys & Creams.
Painted at Clayesmore School, Dorset, where John was a pupil. Given to his teacher there John Simpson; bequeathed by his children, Colin, Janet & Annie Simpson 2017.

John Eveleigh Clayesmore School 1941

Clayesmore School
John Simpson’s glider on the lawn of Clayesmore School, c. 1940