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Cock Fight

© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Clackmannanshire Council

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The artist's work is very distinctive, characterised by his bold use of colour and heavy impasto, as well as sometimes quite harsh composition. In the early 1950s he began a series of paintings of cockfights; a theme he continued for several years. This painting is likely to date from that time.

Clackmannanshire Council Museum and Heritage Service

Alloa


Date

1950s

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 76.2 x W 63.5 cm

Accession number

902 890

Acquisition method

on loan from Clackmannanshire Educational Trust

Work type

Painting


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Clackmannanshire Council Museum and Heritage Service

Mar Street Building, 15 Mar Street, Alloa, Clackmannanshire FK10 1HR Scotland

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