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    Sale 5306

    Scottish Art

    16 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 167

    Graham McKean (b. 1962)

    Bigger Fish to Fry

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    Graham McKean (b. 1962)
    Bigger Fish to Fry
    signed 'MCKEAN' (lower right), and inscribed 'BIGGER FISH TO FRY' (on the frame)
    oil on canvas
    24 x 40 in. (60.9 x 101.6 cm.)

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    Graham McKean comments on the present work, 'Some days everyone seems to have ''bigger fish to fry'' so I painted this hard working couple holding a very large mackerel (Exhibition catalogue, Graham McKean - Bringing Home the Bacon, London, Albemarle Gallery, May 2006, p. 1).'

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    London, Albemarle Gallery, Graham McKean - Bringing Home the Bacon, May 2006, no. 1.