Oil on Board, 42x36cm.
Ronald Ossory Dunlop R.A., R.B.A., N.E.A.C., L.G. 1896-1973
Provenance: Ex private collection.
Born in Dublin, a painter of figure subjects, landscapes, portraits and still life. He was educated at Saffron Walden in Essex and worked for an advertising agency from the age of nineteen and after the First World War abandoned this for painting.
He attended evening classes at the Wimbledon School of Art, and also studied in Manchester and Paris. In 1923 he founded the Emotionist Group of Writers and Artists.
He held his first one-man show in 1928 at the Redfern Gallery. His work is represented in numerous public collections.