Sir Robin Philipson, P.R.S.A., R.S.W., R.A., H.R.H.A. ), ‘It's simply mesmerising’ — a Teotihuacán stone mask owned by Pierre Matisse. Sir Robin Philipson was a Lancashire-born painter who was influential within the Scottish art scene for over three decades. Sold for £ 1,125 (US$ 1,531) inc. premium The Summer Antique Sale. Philipson`s early work was mainly of landscapes, still lifes and interiors. Sir Robin Philipson was a Lancashire-born painter who was influential within the Scottish art scene for over three decades. Sir Robin Philipson RA, PRSA, FRSA, RSW, RGI, D.LITT, LLD (Scottish 1916-1992) "Original Christmas Card 1986" Colour Lithograph, Signed, 25cm x 20cm. View Robin Philipson’s 699 artworks on artnet. He was appointed as President of the Royal Scottish Academy in 1973, a position he held until 1983. Sir Robin Philipson Front: Sir Robin Philipson Back: 01 Jun 1992. The Winter Antique and Picture Sale. Sep 9, 2015 - Explore Tim Dayhuff Visual Research's board "Robin Philipson", followed by 2977 people on Pinterest. He was schooled at Dumfries Academy (unsurprisingly in Dumfries in South West Scotland) and then studied at Edinburgh College of Art from 1936 to 1940. Sir Robin Philipson, RA PRSA FRSA RSW RGI DLitt LLD (British, 1916-1992) "Poppies against an unfinished painting" signed, dated '88-'89 and inscribed with title … Sir Robin Philipson, R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W. Painter. The artist wrote on the naming of paintings, 'The name needs to stir a train of thought by its sound as much as its sense. (SCOTTISH 1916-1992) THE DECANTER Signed, oil on board 46cm x 57cm (18in x 22.5in) Condition Report: CONDITION REPORT: A small surface mark with associated loss to paint to right of apple with associated paint loss (see image). Sir Robin Philipson (1916-1992). (1916-1992) The Countryside Oil on canvas Signed and dated '54 32 1/4 x 48 1/4 ins 1954 Provenance "Contemporary Scottish Art",Exhibition Bureau London no.33 "Aspects of Twentieth Century Scottish Art", Duncan R Miller Fine Arts, London 1997 Born in Broughton-in-Furness in Cumbria, Philipson was educated in Whitehaven and Dumfries. oil on canvas See more ideas about Robin, Painting, Art. 29¾ x 29¾ in. Joined staff of Edinburgh College of Art, 1947. Lot 3019 of 133: Sir Robin James Philipson RA, RSA, FRSE, RSW (1916-1922) Christmas card design Signed, lithograph, 26cm by 21cm Artist's Resale Rights/Droit de Suite may apply to this lot, please refer to our Terms of Business (11 13/16 x 11 13/16 in.) He studied at Edinburgh College of Art, where he joined the teaching staff in 1947 and taught until his retirement in 1982. More Lots by Robin Philipson in This Sale. Sir Robert (Robin) James Philipson RA RSA FRSE RSW (19161992) was a Lancashire-born painter who was influential within the Scottish art scene for over three decades. When Sir Robin Philipson; with the term “School of, or Studio of ….” or “Workshop of Sir Robin Philipson" or atelier of Sir Robin Philipson " is used, this means that in their opinion it is a work executed in the studio of the artist. His later work in the 1960s explored more general figurative studies plus church and cathedral interiors and crucifixions. Sir Robin Philipson R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W. He was an essential part of Scotland’s art establishment, serving as Secretary, then as President, of the Royal Scottish Academy. He enrolled at the Edinburgh College of Art in 1936, where his teachers were David Alison, John Maxwell and William Gillies. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. POPPIES. 3 SEYMOUR PLACE, LONDON, W1H 5AZT +44 (0) 207 935 3595, 175 HIGH STREET, ALDEBURGH, SUFFOLK, IP15 5ANT +44 (0) 1728 453 743, SIR ROBIN PHILIPSON signed and dated on the reverse: Robin Philipson/ 1989/90 oil on canvas 91.5 by 101cm., 36 by 39¾in. Sir Robin Philipson PRSA Sir Robin Philipson (1916-1992). He was strongly influenced by Gillies and Maxwell, with whom, amongst others, he shared membership of the group known as The Edinburgh School. Notes: Served with KOSB in India in World War 2. Works By The Glasgow Boys Form Part Of Sothebys London Sale Of Scottish Pictures GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 23: Clare Kennedy from Sothebys walks past Sir Robin Philipson's Zebra painting on display at Blythswood Square Hotel for forthcoming auction in London of British and Irish Art, October 23, 2012 in Glasgow, Scotland. Thank you for your enquiry, we will respond as soon as we can. The name 'Human Kind' - all kind involving humankind - was proposed by George Bruce, hoping, as he says, that a word will take the viewer into the painting's heart' (see Robin Philipson, Royal College of Art Exhibition Catalogue, Edinburgh, 1989, p. 16). Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. He studied at Edinburgh College of Art from 1936 to 1940, becoming a … SIR ROBIN PHILIPSON Born in 1916 in Broughton-in-Furness, Sir Robin moved to Scotland in 1930. Knighted 1976. Flight (1967)  |  Oil  |  10 x 14 inches  |  £3850. Estimate 40,000 — 60,000. POPPIES. The artist wrote on the naming of paintings, 'The name needs to stir a train of thought by its sound as much as its sense. Sir Robin Philipson RA PRSA FRSA RSW RGI DLitt LLD (British, 1916-1992) Fishermen. 21 Women Observed, c.1979 oil on canvas, 66 x 66 cms EXHIBITED Sir Robin Philipson, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh, May 2012 PROVENANCE Private Collection, London. Profile. THE SCREENS III - Robin Philipson Bonhams Edinburgh. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. Philipson was born in Broughton-in-Furness and moved to Scotland with his family when he was 14. Sir Robin Philipson Born in Cumbria, Philipson moved to Scotland with his family when he was fourteen. Dec 18, 2017 - Explore Bernard MacLaverty's board "Robin Philipson" on Pinterest. View Publications. Born in Cumbria, Philipson moved to Scotland with his family when he was fourteen. (on card verso) watercolour and pen and ink on paper, laid on card 66.5 x 99.5cm (26 3/16 x 39 3/16in). Sir Robin Philipson, P.R.S.A., R.A. RED POPPIES ON A BLUE BACKGROUND. Appointed Head of Drawing and Painting, 1960, retired 1982. (on card verso) watercolour and pen and ink on paper, laid on card 66.5 x 99.5cm (26 3/16 x 39 3/16in). Philipson`s 1960 painting, Cathedral was inspired by a visit to Amiens Cathedral in northern France. See more ideas about robin, painting, art. He studied at Edinburgh College of Art from 1936 to 1940, becoming a lecturer there in 1947. Born in Cumbria, Philipson moved to Scotland with his family when he was fourteen. He also received many honours during his career, including a knighthood in 1976 for his services to art in Scotland. Philipson was well-known for his bold use of colour and his liberal use of heavy impasto in his works. oil on board 91.5 by 91.5cm., 36 by 36in. Possibly by an apprentice or a pupil under the … He explores the subject in a manner reminiscent of Monet`s earlier studies of Rouen Cathedral, creating a sense of grandeur by expressing the verticality of the gothic architecture and by showing the patterns of coloured light coming from the stained-glass windows. Human Kind IV (1916-1992) Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000 Description: [§] SIR ROBIN PHILIPSON R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W., R.G.I. He studied at Edinburgh College of Art, where he joined the teaching staff in 1947 and taught until his retirement in 1982. this affects the bidders legal rights. Sir Robert (Robin) James Philipson RA PPRSA FRSE RSW (17 December 1916 – 26 May 1992) was an English painter who was influential within the Scottish art scene for over three decades. (1916-1992), Sir Robin Philipson, P.R.S.A., R.S.W., R.A., H.R.H.A. Every order comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from IMS Vintage Photos. The name 'Human Kind' - all kind involving humankind - was proposed by George Bruce, hoping, as he says, that a word will take the viewer into the painting's heart' (see Robin Philipson, Royal College of Art Exhibition Catalogue, Edinburgh, 1989, p. 16). View Robin Philipson's 4 artworks. Front and back of the image: Front of photograph Back of photograph. Details include images, provenance and prices. In the third quarter of the twentieth century Sir Robin Philipson (1916-92) ranked as one of the most distinguished and prolific artists of the Edinburgh School. Life. signed 'Robin Philipson' (on the stretcher), inscribed 'HUMAN KIND IV' (on the artist's label attached to the stretcher) Otherwise board and paint surface are in good order, including impasto. Sir Robin Philipson RA, PRSA, FRSA, RSW, RGI, D.LITT, LLD (Scottish 1916-1992) "Original Christmas Card 1986" Colour Lithograph, Signed, 25cm x 20cm Show more Live § Sir Robin Philipson RA, RSA, FRSE, RSW (British 1916-1992) 13 Feb 2020 Companions XXII artist's label to the reverse pastel (Dimensions: 22 x 27cm )(22 x 27cm )Footnote: Provenance With Browse & Darby, London, March 1985 Thank you, an email has been sent to your friend. For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website Sir Robin Philipson: 4 exhibitions from Sep 1996 - Nov 2000, exhibition venues worldwide of artist Sir Robin Philipson, Exhibition History, Summary of artist-info.com records, Solo/Group Exhibitions, Visualization, Biography, Artist-Portfolio, Artwork Offers, Artwork Requests, Exhibition Announcements Horsemen Approaching - Robin Philipson Bonhams Edinburgh. Oct 2, 2015 - Explore Robert Sobsey's board "Sir Robin Philipson", followed by 558 people on Pinterest. In the third quarter of the twentieth century Sir Robin Philipson (1916-92) ranked as one of the most distinguished and prolific artists of the Edinburgh School. He was an essential part of Scotland’s art establishment, serving as Secretary, then as President, of the Royal Scottish Academy. 19 Feb 2015, 11:00 GMT Edinburgh Sir Robin Philipson RA PRSA FRSA RSW RGI DLitt LLD (British, 1916-1992) Threnody, Study signed 'Robin Philipson' to stretcher (verso) oil on canvas 30 x 30 cm. Sir Robin Philipson | Flight (1967) | Oil | 10 x 14 inches | £3850 ENQUIRE NOW 3 SEYMOUR PLACE, LONDON, W1H 5AZ T +44 (0) 207 935 3595 175 HIGH STREET, ALDEBURGH, SUFFOLK, IP15 5AN T … See available paintings, works on paper, and prints and multiples for sale and learn about the artist. He was a significant and influential presence on the Scottish Art Scene for more than three decades. Born in Cumbria, his family moved to Scotland when he was fourteen, and he subsequently studied at Edinburgh College of Art. Philipson was born in Broughton-in-Furness and moved to Scotland with his family when he was 14. Sir Robin Philipson R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W. (British, 1916-1992) The Circus signed and dated 'Robin Philipson/1986.' He is particularly renowned for his cockfight paintings, a series begun in the early 1950s. Sir Robin Philipson RA (1916 - 1992) RA Collection: People and Organisations Became Honorary Member ex officio by virtue of his election as President of the Royal Scottish Academy. Obituary in the Scotsman, 29 May 1992. Flight (1967)  |  Oil  |  10 x 14 inches  |  £3850. signed and dated on the reverse: Robin Philipson/ 1989/90 oil on canvas 91.5 by 101cm., 36 by 39¾in. Bid Live on Lot 28 in the Contemporary & Post-War Art ft. Sir Robin Philipson (1916-1992). Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by Robin Philipson (1916-1992) Times Revisited Oil on board Signed and dated verso 30 x 30 ins (76 x 76 cms) 1986 Provenance Private collection, UK Born in Broughton-in-Furness in Cumbria, Philipson was educated in Whitehaven and Dumfries. Sir Robin Philipson, R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W. (30 5/16 x 40 3/16 in.) Sir Robin Philipson RA PRSA FRSA RSW RGI DLitt LLD (British, 1916-1992) Princes Street, Edinburgh, looking east 77 x 102 cm. On the outbreak of the Second World War he joined the King`s Own Scottish Borderers and saw action in India and Burma. The Ski Sale Auction from Lyon & Turnbull. Sir Robin Philipson R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W., R.G.I. View auction details, art exhibitions and online catalogues; bid, buy and collect contemporary, impressionist or modern art, old masters, jewellery, wine, watches, prints, rugs … A seminal figure in the history of twentieth century Scottish painting, Philipson's influence was tangible on his peers and students alike, both through the dissemination of his very individual style and the encouragement he gave his many pupils. He studied at Edinburgh College of Art from 1936 to 1940, becoming a lecturer there in 1947. Learn about ROBIN JAMES PHILIPSON (1916-1992) their past and upcoming works offered at auction at Christie's Born: 17 December 1916 in Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom Died: 26 May 1992 Robin Philipson, M Lindsay, Edinburgh, 1976. Certificate of Authenticity. Centenary Exhibition, March 2016; Born in 1916 in Broughton-in-Furness, Sir Robin moved to Scotland in 1930. (British, 1916-1992) The Circus signed and dated 'Robin Philipson/1986.' Sir Robin Philipson - Printmaker Born: 1916 Place of Birth: Broughton-in-Furness Died: 1992. Sir Robin Philipson PPRSA, Hon RA, RA, RSW [ 1916 - 1992 ] Sir Robin Philipson was one of the most important painters in Scotland in the second half of the twentieth century. SHADOWED POOL FOUNTAIN HUMANKIND CATHEDRAL Recent Lots By Robin Philipson. (1916-1992) Times Revisited Oil on board Signed and dated verso 30 x 30 ins (76 x 76 cms) 1986 Provenance Private collection, UK Born in Broughton-in-Furness in Cumbria, Philipson was educated in Whitehaven and Dumfries. Royal Academician. Sir Robin Philipson R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W. He studied at Edinburgh College of Art, where he joined the teaching staff in 1947 and taught until his retirement in 1982. Born in 1916 in Broughton-in-Furness, Sir Robin moved to Scotland in 1930. Sir Robin Philipson R.A., P.R.S.A., R.S.W., R.G.I. (75.5 x 75.5 cm. 43. sir robin philipson, ra prsa frsa rsw rgi dlitt lld (british, 1916-1992) ... all bidders must agree that they have read and understood bonhams' conditions of sale and agree to be bound by them, and agree to pay the buyer's premium and any other charges mentioned in the notice to bidders. For further information on this lot please visit the Bonhams website He was a significant and influential presence on the Scottish Art Scene for more than three decades. See more ideas about robin, painting, art. Flight (1967)  |  Oil  |  10 x 14 inches  |  £3850, 175 HIGH STREET, ALDEBURGH, SUFFOLK, IP15 5AN. A seminal figure in the history of twentieth century Scottish painting, Philipson's influence was tangible on his peers and students alike, both through the dissemination of his very individual style and the encouragement he gave his many pupils. A seminal figure in the history of twentieth century Scottish painting, Philipson's influence was tangible on his peers and students alike, both through the dissemination of his very individual style and the encouragement he gave his many pupils. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. 1992-06-01 Unknown Photo size: 8" x 10" inches . After the war, he returned to Edinburgh and became a lecturer at the College of Art in 1947, later taking the post of Head of the Drawing and Painting Department from 1960 to 1982. 1 Life 2 Family 3 Solo exhibitions 4 Locations of Philipson's Works 5 References 6 External links Philipson was born on 17 December 1916 in Broughton-in-Furness the son of James Philipson. He enrolled at the Edinburgh College of Art in 1936, where his teachers were David Alison, John Maxwell and William Gillies. 44.