Artist: Allin Braund, (1915-2004)
Title and date: Clouds, mid-century
Size of picture: 15 x 22 ins.
Description: an atmospheric watercolour in good condition, signed, unframed.
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A painter and printmaker, born in Northam, Devon, he studied at Bideford School of Art from 1932 to 1936 and at Hornsey College of Art from 1936 to 1939, where he later became a Senior Lecturer. World War II service saw him in action with the Royal Marines in Crete, Egypt and Ceylon. He exhibited at the RA, RE, Redfern Gallery, South London Art Gallery and Zwemmer Gallery, London. His work is represented in the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the collections of the ACGB, GAC and BC, Bideford Art Gallery, Devon, Leeds University and New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester. His lithographs were shown in the 1954 Venice Biennale alongside works by Henry Moore and Eduardo Paolozzi.