Tag Archives: Lee Chadwick

Common People (objects 157-159)

This lovely lino cut of a Dartmoor pony by Paxton Chadwick is one of my favourite pictures. It was given to me for my 18th birthday by the artist’s widow, Lee Chadwick. It wasn’t framed but she had added a … Continue reading

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Crossing zebras (object 25)

A very different picture from the one in my last post, with a very different story. This stunning study of zebras hung for decadesĀ  in the hallway of our family home, and now hangs on my living room wall. A … Continue reading

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