Derek Carruthers (1935-2021) - ‘Construction’
Acrylic and oil on canvas
2220 mm X 1920 mm
Exhibited Djanogly Gallery, University of Nottingham, 2019
Artist's note. Building a wall, figures carry blocks (in three sizes) towards the site, but none returns for a second load.
The painting evokes a childhood memory of a trip to Bath Abbey where I saw the 'Ladders of Angels'.