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Gwyther Irwin (1931-2008)

Emerald

Details
Gwyther Irwin (1931-2008)
Emerald
signed 'Irwin' (lower left)
pastel and torn paper collage
36 x 48 in. (91.4 x 121.9 cm.)
Executed in 1963.
Provenance
Purchased from the 1963 exhibition by R.T. Cowern R.A. and thence by descent to the present owner.
Exhibited
London, Gimpel Fils Gallery, Gwyther Irwin, September 1963, no. 21.
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Lot Essay

R.T. Cowern was the Principal of Brighton College of Art when Gwyther Irwin took up the post of head of Fine Art at the college in 1969.
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