Stock Code: 2536
Description: A small white cottage stands on the edge of a bay near a hay field at Kilchoman in the Hebridean Island of Islay, observed and painted by famous contemporary Scottish artist John Lowrie Morrison.
Further Information: Born in 1948 in Maryhill, Glasgow, John is now one of Scotland’s most loved artists. Having studied art at Glasgow School of Art from 1967 to 1971, he went on to undertake postgraduate studies at GSA in 1972 and then a Dip Ed in 1973. For more than twenty-five years John pursued a successful career in art education from his base in Argyll, West Scotland, rising to Principal Teacher of Art at Lochgilphead High School and Art Adviser to Strathclyde Region. Since his first solo show in 1976, “Jolomo” as he signs each painting, has become a highly successful artist. John has become best known for his paintings of the West of Scotland, which are filled with colour and passion. John donates a percentage of his sales to charity and makes significant donations of art work to charity each year. In November 2012, John and his wife Maureen were invited by HRH The Princess Royal to become Vice Presidents of Carers Trust.
Condition: Excellent.Framed by the artist. Labeled and inscribed verso.
Country of Origin: Scotland
Artist & Painting: John Lowrie Morrison OBE (b1948) - Scottish - “Hayfield at Kilchoman, Islay”. Oil on canvas, dated 2018.
Provenance: Contemporary painting.
Signed: Signed ‘Jolomo’ lower right.
Dimensions of Canvas: Height 16.00 inches (40.64cm) Width 30.00 inches (76.20cm)