Philipson Robin
King Phase 1

CAT NO 132
LITHOGRAPH
64 X 43CM
SIGNED ROBIN PHILIPSON BOTTOM RIGHT CORNER, EDITION 4/4
ACQUIRED 1965

Figure with crown, surrounded by a sword, a large and small bottle and other objects.

Sir Robin Philipson RSW RGI RCAA HRHA ARSA RSA ARA RA PRSA (1916 – 1992). Born in Lancashire. Studied and taught at Edinburgh College of Art. Known for his expressionist style and rich colours. He is particularly renowned for his cockfight paintings, a series begun in the early 1950s. His later work in the 1960s explored more general figurative studies plus church and cathedral interiors and crucifixions.