Still life with bottle of Ale, circa 1925
Unframed (ref: 2740)
Oil on canvas
(20 1/2 x 24 1/4 in. (52 x 61.5 cm.)
Tags: Stanley Lewis British School of Rome still lives Lewis
Provanance: with Stanley Lewis until 2009; private collection
Exhibited: Stanley Lewis, Cecil Higgins Art Gallery, June-September 2010, cat. no 15.
Literature: Llewellyn, Sacha, Stanley Lewis, published by Liss Fine Art, 2010, p. 26
Unknown Artist, an exhibition organised by Liss Fine Art in 2010, in
association with Cecil Higgins Gallery in Bedford, played a central role
in the re-established Lewis's reputation. The exhibition and
catalogue were greeted with acclaim in the National press and
television, and resulted in works by Lewis being acquired by serveral
His work is characterised by a direct response to his subject matter which is intensely autobiographical.