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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 318

    William Cooper, R.W.A. (b. 1923)

    Industrial Dawn

    Price Realised  


    William Cooper, R.W.A. (b. 1923)
    Industrial Dawn
    signed 'Cooper' (lower centre), inscribed and dated 'Industrial Dawn/1971' (on the reverse)
    mixed media
    18¼ x 30¼ in. (46.3 x 76.8 cm.)

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    Cooper is a self-taught artist who began specialising in collage in 1963. The following year he won first prize at the International Exhibition of Artists. He has exhibited widley, including the Royal Academy, N.E.A.C. and in New York. He was artist chairman of the R.W.A. in the 1990s.

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