Sold for £900
* JAMES MCDONALD (SCOTTISH b. 1956),
GIRL WITH A SEASHELL
oil on board, signed, titled and dated 2011 verso
image size 23cm x 16.5cm, overall size 31cm x 25cm
Note: James McDonald studied at Edinburgh College of Art 1974-78, and completed his postgraduate year there in 1979. McDonald has painted full-time since studying at Edinburgh, and his work has won numerous awards including the Andrew Grant Travelling Scholarship, British Council Travel Grant and the Alexander Stone Foundation Award. He has exhibited widely throughout the U.K. and overseas and is in private and public collections including the Victoria & Albert Museum, London; BBC; STV and all major Scottish banks. The two most recent small examples of James McDonald's exquisitely detailed paintings we've offered achieved hammer prices of £800 (Sep 2020) and £950 (Aug 2021).
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