Lot 33 (The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction, 11th November 2018)
Sold for £380
* GEOFF SQUIRE RSA RSW RGI (BRITISH 1923 - 2012),
THE PORTRAIT OF ELSA
oil on board, signed
71cm x 46cm
Note: Geoff Squire was a Senior Lecturer at the Glasgow School of Art. He held the position of Governor at Glasgow from 1988-91. He was an inspirational and influential teacher and his students included Alison Watt, John Byrne and Steven Conroy. Painting in oil, acrylic, watercolour and working in pastel, his work has been exhibited extensively and appears in world-wide collections including the RSA, Royal and Ancient Golf Club in St Andrews, New College, Edinburgh and in the collection of HRH The Princess D Maria Cristina, Duchess of Braganza.
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