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Still Life with Flowers

Still Life with Flowers

Artist: Sir Robin Philipson

Catalogue: 148

Material: Lithograph

Dimensions: 64 x 43cm

About the artwork

Stylized print which depicts a bunch of flowers, hanging upside down with decorative motifs in grey, yellow and red against a white ground.

About the artist

Sir Robin Philipson RA RSA FRSE RSW (born Lancashire, 1916 1992) studied and taught at Edinburgh College of Art. He is known for his expressive use of paint, often using heavy impasto and bold colour. He is particularly renowned for his cockfight paintings, a series which began in the 1950s and helped to establish his career as a painter.