As part of the preparation for our 20 years celebrations, our Chinese Bronzes and Women’s Library collections will be closed from Monday 26 February, reopening with the rest of our new season on Thursday 21 March.
Watermelon, pumpkin and cucumber
Three-colour linocut on paper
Marx used the textures and patterns of natural forms to inspire her own style of decoration. Here, the markings on the melon skin influence the style of the background.
Enid Marx Watermelon, pumpkin and cucumber 1950s © Compton Verney