7 June 2002
Glyn Philpot, R.A. (1884-1937)
Lilies and Irises
signed with initials 'GP' (lower left)
oil on canvas
36 x 28 in. (91.5 x 71.2 cm.)
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Brighton, Art Gallery, Glyn Philpot, R.A. 1884-1937, April-May 1953, no. 54.
In the 1930s a turning point occured in Philpot's career from an academic style to a freer use of paint and a fondness for pale colour harmonies in greys, soft greens and blues.
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