CHRISTIAN HOOK’Embankment’ Limited Edition Canvas Print Gallery Frame COAAugust 6, 2023August 6, 2023
Rare limited edition print on canvasboard, beautifully presented in a gallery frame, depicting a view of the Embankment in Central London, with people seated and standing by the River Thames in the foreground, and Westminster Bridge, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament beyond. Created in a classical broken image style, this work is entitled’Embankment’ and is by the highly collectable, winner of the Sky Portrait Artist of the Year 2014, Christian Hook b. Christian Hook was born in Gibraltar, and studied illustration at Middlesex University before working as an illustrator for Disney and later lecturing at the Royal College of Art. In 2014 he won the Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year contest, was awarded the Freedom of the City of Gibraltar in 2017, and his work featured prominently in the 2019 opening exhibition of Clarendon Fine Art Gallery in Hampstead. He now works as a full time artist, inspired by classical art and the broken image, depicting motion, time and the moments that occur between events. His work is included in numerous important collections including that of HRH Prince Edward. Signed and numbered by the artist lower left. Comes with its Certificate of Authenticity, and a short biography of the artist, verso. Original Whitewall gallery barcode label verso. Number 19 of only 195 limited edition prints on canvas ever produced. Framed and ready to hang, in a bold ebonised and brushed gilt frame with white wooden slip. Overall size 77cm x 62cm. Both limited edition canvas print and frame are in excellent condition, odd slight minor mark, please check photos.