Milner, Allan

(1910 – 1984)

Domestic Chores, 1940's

£3,750.00

Collage on paper, on board

16 1/8 x 19 9/10 in. (41 x 50.5 cm)

1 in stock

DESCRIPTION

Provenance:
Redfern Gallery

Allan Milner exhibited in mixed exhibitions at the Mayor Gallery, Redfern Gallery and Gimpel Fils and had solo shows at E.I.T Mesens London Gallery (1949) and Woodstock Gallery (1967).

Examples of his work can be seen in the Salford Art Gallery, and the Manx Museum, though collages by the artist are rare. 

Disclaimer:
Liss Llewellyn are continually seeking to improve the quality of the information on their website. We actively undertake to post new and more accurate information on our stable of artists. We openly acknowledge the use of information from other sites including Wikipedia, artbiogs.co.uk and Tate.org and other public domains. We are grateful for the use of this information and we openly invite any comments on how to improve the accuracy of what we have posted.

THE ARTIST

Milner, Allan

1910 – 1984

Milner was an Abstract and Surrealist painter,  born in
Castleford, Yorkshire. He attended the local Grammar School, where his
Art teacher also taught Henry Moore. He went to Leeds College of Art and
then the Royal College of Art. He exhibited in 1932 at the Mayor
Gallery, having a portrait bought by the artist Edward Wadsworth. In the
Second World War he served in the Royal Navy. He exhibited in mixed
exhibitions at the Redfern Gallery and Gimpel Fils and had solo shows
including E.L.T.Mesens’ London Gallery in 1949 and Woodstock in 1967.
Salford Art Gallery bought an oil, Abstraction, in 1956. Milner settled
in Ramsey, Isle of Mann where he was the founder member and became
vice-president of the Mannin Art Group where he was a prolific
exhibitor. The Manx Museum, in Douglas, holds an abstract water colour
and a Manx landscape by Milner. The artist was described by one friend
as a stout bohemian fellow, competent with brush and corkscrew

MORE PICTURES BY ARTIST

Allan Milner
Domestic Chores, 1940’s
£3,750.00
Allan Milner
The match (K123)
£9,000.00
Allan Milner
Magpie Exercise (F85), circa 1960
£4,400.00
Allan Milner
Mobile in brown, red and blue (F100), circa 1960
£2,200.00