Director’s Diary – Discovering Ivon Hitchens

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Christopher Woodward, Director of the Garden Museum In the summer of 1939 two cart horses towed a gypsy caravan deep into a wood in Sussex. The painter Ivon Hitchens (1893 – 1979) had bought the caravan, and six acres, as a place to paint away from London. The next year came the Blitz and a […]

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