26 February 2016

Brian Bennett painting up for auction

Hawker gallery paintingA painting by Brian Bennett, one of the best-known living painters of the Chilterns, has been kindly donated to Rennie Grove Hospice Care to auction off to the highest bidder. The painting will be available to see by appointment at the Hawker Gallery in Amersham throughout March. The painting size is 16" x 22" and with the frame is 22" x 28".

Brian Bennett is essentially a landscape painter and the woods and waterways of the Chiltern Hills, where he lives, are the subject of a great deal of his work. His distinctive method of painting in oils with a painting knife has seen his collection of work exhibited all over the world which include the Royal Academy and the Royal Society of British Artists.

The painting is being auctioned and has a reserve price of £900. You can bid throughout March by emailing community@renniegrove.org or calling on 01442 820718.

To make an appointment to see the painting please visit http://thehawkergallery.co.uk/.