NEWS ARCHIVE: September 2018

John Blackburn: The Fire Paintings

John Blackburn: The Fire Paintings

12-28 September 2018
We are delighted to show John Blackburn for his sixth exhibition at Osborne Samuel.
John reached the age of 86 in June and this new body of work titled The Fire Paintings have been exceptionally challenging for him, both emotionally and physically. These powerful and provocative pictures are arguably the best work he has produced since the encaustic paintings done in New Zealand in the 1950s. […]


OSBORNE SAMUEL GALLERY is one of London’s leading galleries, long established in the heart of Mayfair. The gallery began as Berkeley Square Gallery and became Osborne Samuel when Peter Osborne and Gordon Samuel joined forces. The gallery specialises in Modern British Painting and Sculpture and has a high reputation for the quality of its exhibitions and publications. Expand...

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