Leighton and Clytie: Artist in Residence
Part of the events accompanying the acquisition of the painting
was a residency by artist Charlie
Cobb. Between 31 July and 23 September
2012, Charlie made a series of drawings and paintings
exploring the relationship between Clytie
and Leighton's life and work represented through the house and
its contents. Charlie’s work was displayed in the winter
studio as it was produced. He also worked throughout the
house and garden exploring these different spaces and
using a wide variety of materials, surfaces and
Charlie discusses his oil sketches.
Charlie talks about his responses to
For more information about the
artist and his work visit www.charliecobb.co.uk.