My history hero: Chris Packham chooses Ivon Hitchens

“If you look at Hitchens’ paintings, they are the colour of southern England in summer and autumn. As far as I’m concerned he’s up there with the greats like Turner and Constable”. Chris Packham, naturalist and television presenter, explains why he chose British artist Ivon Hitchens as his history hero

British Artist Ivon Hitchens. (Image by Bridgeman)

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