Ruskin Spear, RA (1911-1990)

Wallpaper design for The Doves
  • gouache on coloured paper
  • 61 by 61 cm.; 24 by 24 in.
  • Provenance: From the Artist’s Estate
  • £2,800 plus 4% ARR
Ruskin Spear, RA (1911-1990)

Born in West London, he studied first at Hammersmith School of Art before going on to the RCA where he studied under William Rothenstein, 1931-4. He was recognised as a painter of the people as well as a highly skilled portrait artist. He exhibited at the RA from 1932 and was a member of the London Group from 1942, becoming president from 1949-50.

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