Lot 120 - Hugh Buchanan - The Green Chair
Watercolour on Paper
A6 (10X15CM) ORIGINAL ARTWORK
SIGNED ON VERSO
Hugh Buchanan was born in Edinburgh in 1958. The city instilled in him a love of architecture that he developed as a student of Drawing and Painting at Edinburgh College of Art.
Long & Ryle
About the postcard artworks
This work is all about the enduring legacy of Classicism. Even the great Czech Modernist Adolf Loos specified Chippendale chairs for his client's dining rooms, particularly at the Villa Muller in Prague, 1930. He considered the design to be unsurpassed. This image refers to the wireframe technology and imagery often seen in science fiction films and illustrations.