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Byzantine Church, Daphni

Cecil Arthur Hunt (1873-1965)


Signed and inscribed 'Daphne'
Signed, inscribed with title and exhibition number, and dated 1930 on Fine Art Society label on original backboard

Watercolour, bodycolour and pencil

19 x 14 ¼ inches

'The Isles of the Aegean and Beyond, Recent Watercolours', Fine Art Society, London, 1930, No 7;
'A Century of British Art: 1900-1945', Chris Beetles Gallery, 21 June-17 July 2021, No 124

Hunt travelled to Greece and Italy in May 1931, his sketchbook (sb30) of that tour contains a sketch of 'Daphne' [sic] and is inscribed 'with Curtis Green RA & Mrs G. Venice in a few days then steamer to Athens via Corinth canal. voyage in Greece & car to hanging monasteries of Meteora etc etc back from Brindisi up east coast of Italy to Stresa on L Maggiore'.

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