Sun, 5th Dec 2021 12:00

The Scottish Contemporary Art Auction

 
  Lot 517
 

SKYE MEMORIES, AN OIL BY SHONA BARR

Sold for £300


 

* SHONA BARR (SCOTTISH b. 1965),
SKYE MEMORIES
oil on canvas, signed, titled and dated 2004 labels verso
image size 40.5cm x 40.5cm, overall size 57cm x 57cm
Framed.
Handwritten artist's label verso.
Note: Shona Barr was born in 1965 in Glasgow. After graduating from the Glasgow School of Art in 1988, where she won the Landscape Prize and the Armour Prize for Still Life, she continued her training at the Kunstakedimi in Oslo, Winchester School of Art, in Barcelona and at the University of Southampton. Drawing her inspiration from nature, Barr's paintings reflect her continued interest in capturing the vitality of the British landscape. Shona Barr has been successfully exhibiting widely since 1989. Her work has been critically acclaimed over the years and can be found in many public, corporate and private collections in Hong Kong, Australia, South Africa, Canada, the USA and throughout the UK.

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