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Charleston Market by David Gentleman

Charleston Market by David Gentleman
Accession Code: wu0315
Title: Charleston Market
Date completed: 1972
Medium: Prints
Location Name: Humanities Building
Location Description: Psychology
Location Floor: 1

In this print the artist takes the strong shapes of the market building, the arches, the beams and the pillars, to create a strong sense of perspective and order. Gentleman's work is representational and illustrative in style and he has worked on illustrations for Penguin Books. He has also designed wall decorations at Charing Cross underground station in London and he has produced commissions for Shell and British Steel Corporation.