Kempshall, Kim (Hubert): Thames at Chelsea


A rare and wonderful etching, superbly composed, deeply atmospheric and full of texture. Signed in pencil and numbered 10 of only 10.

Artist: Kim Kempshall, (born 1934)

Title and date: Thames at Chelsea, 1959

Size: 46.0 x 52.0 cms.


Artist description:

A much underappreciated printmaker, painter and teacher, he was born in Manchester and studied at the city’s College of Art from 1951-1955 then at the Royal College of Art from 1957-1960. He taught fine art at Birmingham Polytechnic, had a number of solo shows and at the RA, the RSA and the Arts councils. His work is held by the Scottish Museum of Modern Art and by a number of provincial public collections.