Item NMC/0588 - Study for Evening Meal

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Study for Evening Meal


  • 1994 (Creation)

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This item was lost in the fire in The Mackintosh Building at The Glasgow School of Art on 23rd May 2014. Figure seated at table.

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Painter and illustrator whose work included a strong element of fantasy. Graduated with honours from department of printed textiles at Glasgow School of Art, in 1988. After participating in the Scotfree Designs Exhibition and Betty Jackson Fashion Show at Olympia, Nevay began a busy career as an illustrator. Book cover commissions included Robin Jenkin's Fergus Lamont; Neil Gunn's Wild Geese Overhead; and Edwin Muir's Collected Poems. As a painter she showed at RSA, SSA, Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts and Compass Gallery, Glasgow. Cyril Gerber Fine Art, Glasgow, gave her solo shows from 1995.

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Artist, acquired after the staff auction, Nov 1996

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acrylic on canvas, framed.

Dimensions: 484 x 407 mm

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