Visual Arts in Ayrshire

The Maclaurin Art Collection  ~  Middle Period Purchase

Alan Davie CBE  1920 - 2014

1. Snake Mask

2. Davie


Alan Davie CBE 1920 - 2014

1.   Alan Davie CBE 1920 - 2014.   Mystical Landscape with Snake Mask (1987).  Oil on canvas, 213 x 173 cms.  ©Alan Davie.  
Purchased from the artist and Gimpel fils in 1989.  Purchase grants from the National Art Collections Fund and the National Fund for Acquisitions.  Maclaurin Art Collection.  Photograph ©Mike Bailey.

The painting was included in the exhibition Alan Davie: Paintings from 1956-1988, organised by the South West Galleries Association. 

On loan to Glasgow Museums and Art Galleries for the opening exhibition at at the McLellan Galleries in 1990.

2.   Alan Davie at the opening of his exhibition 'Alan Davie: Paintings from 1956-1988' at the Liilie Art Gallery, Milngavie 1989.   Photograph ©Mike Bailey


This page is based on recollections by Mike Bailey, and other published sources.   Mrs Mary E Maclaurin's Trust is a Registered Scottish Charity

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Maclaurin Art Collection ~ Updated March 5, 2016