I sat till I could see no longer
I sat till I could see no longer

installation view, Fife Contemporary Arts, St Andrews; March 2019.
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I sat till I could see no longer
I sat till I could see no longer

Foreground: Conversation, 2010/2019
copper, dimensions variable

  WC/26.10.1790 , 2018 oil on linen, 40 x 30 cm   RJ/27.03.1878 , 2018 oil on linen, 80 x 60 cm

WC/26.10.1790, 2018
oil on linen, 40 x 30 cm

RJ/27.03.1878, 2018
oil on linen, 80 x 60 cm

  RJ/27.03.1878 , detail

RJ/27.03.1878, detail

TG/18.01.1761, 2018
TG/18.01.1761, 2018

oil on canvas, 90 x 60cm

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WC/26.10.1790, 2018
WC/26.10.1790, 2018

oil on linen, 40 x 30 cm

Suddenly I found I had been gazing
Suddenly I found I had been gazing

[Francis Kilvert, 24 March 1872]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm
One of a series of eight drawings, I sat till I could see no longer

We paused and kept silence to listen
We paused and kept silence to listen

[Dorothy Wordsworth, 7 October 1818]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm
One of a series of eight drawings, I sat till I could see no longer

half-opened wood-sorrel like green lettering
half-opened wood-sorrel like green lettering

[Gerard Manley Hopkins, 15 April 1871]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm
One of a series of eight drawings, I sat till I could see no longer

You hear the sound of your pencil as you write
You hear the sound of your pencil as you write

[James Smetham, 21 July 1870]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

one tall foxglove – exactly my own length
one tall foxglove – exactly my own length

[Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 18 June 1801]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

Put out hand for the sunshine to fall on it
Put out hand for the sunshine to fall on it

[Richard Jefferies, 14 October 1881]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

I sit with all the windows and the door wide open
I sit with all the windows and the door wide open

[William Cowper, 18 September 1784]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

I sat till I could see no longer
I sat till I could see no longer

[Dorothy Wordsworth, 2 August 1800]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

I sat till I could see no longer
I sat till I could see no longer

Installation view, Fife Contemporary Arts, St Andrews

I sat till I could see no longer
I sat till I could see no longer
  WC/26.10.1790 , 2018 oil on linen, 40 x 30 cm   RJ/27.03.1878 , 2018 oil on linen, 80 x 60 cm
  RJ/27.03.1878 , detail
TG/18.01.1761, 2018
tempImageForSave (1).jpg
WC/26.10.1790, 2018
Suddenly I found I had been gazing
We paused and kept silence to listen
half-opened wood-sorrel like green lettering
You hear the sound of your pencil as you write
one tall foxglove – exactly my own length
Put out hand for the sunshine to fall on it
I sit with all the windows and the door wide open
I sat till I could see no longer
I sat till I could see no longer
I sat till I could see no longer

installation view, Fife Contemporary Arts, St Andrews; March 2019.
View Exhibition text

I sat till I could see no longer

Foreground: Conversation, 2010/2019
copper, dimensions variable

WC/26.10.1790, 2018
oil on linen, 40 x 30 cm

RJ/27.03.1878, 2018
oil on linen, 80 x 60 cm

RJ/27.03.1878, detail

TG/18.01.1761, 2018

oil on canvas, 90 x 60cm

WC/26.10.1790, 2018

oil on linen, 40 x 30 cm

Suddenly I found I had been gazing

[Francis Kilvert, 24 March 1872]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm
One of a series of eight drawings, I sat till I could see no longer

We paused and kept silence to listen

[Dorothy Wordsworth, 7 October 1818]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm
One of a series of eight drawings, I sat till I could see no longer

half-opened wood-sorrel like green lettering

[Gerard Manley Hopkins, 15 April 1871]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm
One of a series of eight drawings, I sat till I could see no longer

You hear the sound of your pencil as you write

[James Smetham, 21 July 1870]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

one tall foxglove – exactly my own length

[Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 18 June 1801]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

Put out hand for the sunshine to fall on it

[Richard Jefferies, 14 October 1881]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

I sit with all the windows and the door wide open

[William Cowper, 18 September 1784]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

I sat till I could see no longer

[Dorothy Wordsworth, 2 August 1800]
graphite on paper, 26.5 x 21 cm

I sat till I could see no longer

Installation view, Fife Contemporary Arts, St Andrews

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