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John Nash (1893-1977)

Painter, mainly of landscape, in oil and watercolours, wood engraver and illustrator. Born in London, the brother of the painter Paul Nash, he worked initially as a local journalist. Encouraged by Paul, he turned to art, remaining self-taught. He exhibited with his brother at the Dorien Leigh galleries, 1913, and had his first one-man show at the Goupil Gallery, 1921. By that time Nash was established as a member of the Friday Club, LG, and Cumberland Market Group. In 1914 he started to paint in oil and this, combined with his experience with the Artists' Rifles, led to some fine pictures when he was made an Official War Artist in 1918. Oppy Wood, Evening, and Over the Top: The 1st Artists' Rifles at Marcoing, both in the Imperial War Museum, are amongst the most memorable war images. Nash was also an Official War Artist during World War II, when he was attached to the Admiralty. Between the wars Nash established himself as an extremely

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Seated nude
John Nash
Seated nude  For sale
£2500
Aubergine plant, Solanum melongena
John Nash
Aubergine plant, Solanum melongena  For sale
£575
Campanula species
John Nash
Campanula species  For sale
£290
Study of a model
John Nash
Study of a model  For sale
£975
Landscape with path, circa 1930
John Nash
Landscape with path, circa 1930  For sale
£2480
A sheet of flower studies with...
John Nash
A sheet of flower studies with...  For sale
£1100
Study for 'Nocturne: Bristol Docks'
John Nash
Study for 'Nocturne: Bristol Docks'  For sale
£7540
Reclining model in a blue bathing suit
John Nash
Reclining model in a blue bathing suit  Sold 
Study of a Poppy Papaver Orientale
John Nash
Study of a Poppy Papaver Orientale  Sold 
Study of a Convolvulus species
John Nash
Study of a Convolvulus species  Sold 
Landscape with viaduct, circa 1925
John Nash
Landscape with viaduct, circa 1925  Sold 
Study of a poppy
John Nash
Study of a poppy  Sold 
Onions, circa 1930
John Nash
Onions, circa 1930  Sold 
Study of a shell, 1930's
John Nash
Study of a shell, 1930's  Sold 
Study of a poppy
John Nash
Study of a poppy  Sold 
On board, 1920's
John Nash
On board, 1920's  Sold 
Study of a poppy, circa 1948
John Nash
Study of a poppy, circa 1948  Sold 
Cornfield with stocks
John Nash
Cornfield with stocks  Sold 
Study of Haworthia Attenuata
John Nash
Study of Haworthia Attenuata  Sold 
Nursery:  A Happy Christmas and New...
John Nash
Nursery: A Happy Christmas and New...  Sold 
Leisure - Illustration to W H...
John Nash
Leisure - Illustration to W H...  Sold 
The River at Bures, Suffolk, m
John Nash
The River at Bures, Suffolk, m  Sold