receive exclusive offers & latest news
Orderline: 01225 892 078
Lines open Monday-Friday 9am-6pm
Pink Nude Watercolour,Toby Horne Shepherd £385
 
$616.00 £ $
Pink Nude Watercolour

A nude watercolour by Toby Horne Shepherd. 1909-1994. Framed and glazed.

Dimensions including Frame: H: 52cm (20.5") x W: 42cm (16.5")

Born in Dundee and educated at Harris Academy, he attended the Dundee School of Art from 1924-1926 and then Glasgow School of Art where, in 1927, he won a travelling scholarship and prizes for portrait and landscape. In 1929 he took the Painting Diploma, winning a post-diploma scholarship, and became Assistant Art Teacher at Glasgow School of Art 1930-1932. Returning to Shoreditch in 1945, he was Senior Art Lecturer 1947 -l 1954. Thereafter he had a number of part-time teaching posts, including Ealing School of Art, St Martin’s and the Sir John Cass School of Art. He was an exceptionally fine figure draughtsman. He also enjoyed still-life subjects and there are many examples of these in virtually every medium, including lithographs, screen-prints and monoprints etc.
Solo exhibitions
1930 and 1931, 1932, 1933 McClure Gallery, Glasgow, 1932 Dundee. 1933 Whyte’s Gallery, Washington USA; 1939 Contemporary Scottish Art, Washington USA; 1954 Via Lima, Rome; 1955 Babuinetta Gallery, Rome; 1958 & 1960 & 1962 , 1972 Everyman Foyer Gallery, Hampstead, London; 1959 Babuinetta Gallery, Rome (April and October); The Royal Scottish Academy; Royal Institute of Fine Arts; Society of Scottish Painters; Contemporary Scottish Art; St George’s; Royal Society of British Artists; London Group; New English Art Club; Brighton 1948; Royal Institute of Oil Painters; National Society of Painters, Sculptors & Printmakers; Victoria & Albert Museum (1948: 150 Years of Lithography)
This item to be paid for and collected from Gabriella Knight premises. Alternatively, please call for delivery details