Lot 16 (The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction, 15th December 2019)
Sold for £2,800
Very good overall condition. No visible signs of damage or known issues.
* GEORGE DEVLIN RSW RGI RBA ROI ARWS FRSA (SCOTTISH 1937 - 2014),
THE ROAD TO CEPS
oil on canvas, signed
82cm x 86cm (approx 32 x 34 inches)
Titled on exhibition label verso: Portland Gallery, 9 Bury Street, St James's, London.
Acquired: Portland Gallery, London. May 1994.
Note: George Devlin was one of Scotland's most successful 20th century artists with numerous exhibitions in Scotland, throughout the UK and around the world. Corporate collections include: De Beers (South Africa and Switzerland); Robert Fleming Holdings; Dutch Water Board; London Stock Exchange; Arthur Andersen and Co; Scottish Television; Univerities of Leicester, Glasgow and Strathclyde, Essex, Dunbartonshire, Argyll and Tayside; Edinburgh City Collection; Royal Bank of Scotland; Clydesdale Bank; Lloyds TSB; Bank of Scotland; J. O. Hambro; Mason Owen; Dunedin Trust Management; Dunfermline Building Society; Argyll Group; Scottish Friendly Society; United Distillers; Teachers Whisky; Edrington Group and Clan Donald Centre; Cunard (QM2), Dunbartonshire Educational Trust. Private collections include: Sir Tim Rice; Sir James Black; Earl Haig; Lord Maclay; Duke of Bedford and numerous collections in the UK and worldwide.
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