FIGURE STUDIES FEMALE(2) PATRICK PHILLIPS ARWS R PENCIL c1930

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  • Item Category: Fine Art
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Jun 12, 2014
  • Channel: Auction House

Chantry Fine Art has been in business for over twenty years selling at major antiques fairs including the NEC. We specialise in fine arts, miniatures, water colours and oils. Billing Antiques is a subsidiary of Chantry Fine Art

PATRICK PHILLIPS ARWS RP (1907-1978) MISC INCL PORTRAITS, FIGURE STUDIES, ETC.

Philips was a distinguished 20th c artist. He trained at the Byan Shaw School of Art (absorbed into St.Martin's in 2003), under Francis Jackson, Charles Shannon and Glyn Philpot. Subsequently he taught there, eventually becoming its Co-Principal from 1946/55.

He was elected to the Royal Society of Portrait Painters in 1959 and to the Royal Society of Painters in Watercolour in 1968. He exhibited widely including regularly at the RA., The RP, the Cooling Gallery and the New English Art Society.

He was a very successful portrait painter including one of the late Queen Mother and there are examples of his work in national collections including the Tate.

These drawings are thought to have come originally from his studio sale. They were purchased at a major auction room. Some of his landscapes and portraits have already appeared on our site and many more, smaller, mostly figure and portrait works, will follow. This section is a miscellany of his works.

All are in fine condition. Some
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