Silence: a burnt out interior in the City:

Graham Sutherland

 
Silence: a burnt out interior in the City:
4 0 c m
 
30cm
actual image size: 21cm x 32cm

Full image caption

Silence: a burnt out interior in the City. Graham Sutherland's painting evokes the stillness that enveloped the ruined City of London after the Blitz. Sutherland later wrote of his impressions of the City in the immediate aftermath of its ordeal. 'I will never forget those extraordinary first encounters: the silence, the absolute dead silence, except every now and then a thin tinkle of falling glass - a noise which reminded me of the music of Debussy'.

© Museum of London

buy a print

Select print type
 
Select size
 
How many prints?
 
£25.00
 

buy a framed print

buy a canvas

buy a framed canvas

image details