Item NMC/0032D - Figure study

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NMC/0032D

Title

Figure study

Date(s)

  • 1957 (Creation)

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4 of 10

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Face through a window.

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Name of creator

(1916-1972)

Biographical history

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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Custodial history

Possibly acquired after retrospective exhibition, 1972.

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Physical Description

Pen and ink on paper

Dimensions: 204 x 252 mm

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Description identifier

GB 1694 NMC/0032D

Institution identifier

GB 1694

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

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