Item NMC/0032B - Landscape study

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Landscape study


  • 1957 (Creation)

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2 of 10

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Two country landscapes (folded).

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Born Shrewsbury. Portrait painter; occasional landscapes and figurative studies. Studied Glasgow School of Art 1933-36 and Hospitalfield, Arbroath, 1938-1940, winning a Carnegie Travelling scholarship 1939. Taught drawings at Glasgow School of Art 1946-72. Almost all his Royal Scottish Academy exhibits were portraits including 'Sir Daniel Stevenson, Principal of Glasgow University', 1943 and 'James Cowie RSA', 1947; also exhibition at the Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts (44 times). Represented in Scottish National Portrait Gallery ('James Cowie RSA').

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Possibly acquired after retrospective exhibition, 1972.

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Pen and ink on paper

Dimensions: 420 x 266 mm

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GB 1694 NMC/0032B

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GB 1694

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ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition


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