JOHN WELLSBritish 1907 - 2000

Provenance:
George Dannatt Collection

JOHN WELLSBritish 1907 - 2000

John Wells was an important figure within the group of artists who joined Ben Nicholson and Barbara Hepworth in St Ives during the 1940s and 1950s. He was a founder member of the influential Crypt Group in 1946 and of the Penwith Society in 1949, alongside artists like Peter Lanyon, Terry Frost and Wilhelmina Barns-Graham. These works come from the collection of George Dannatt, a close friend of the artist.