Ho! Ho! the Hobby Horse, 1986




Sir Robin Philipson PPRSA, Hon RA, RA, RSW [ 1916 - 1992 ]

Sir Robin Philipson was one of the most important painters in Scotland in the second half of the twentieth century. Born in Cumbria, his family moved to Scotland when he was fourteen, and he subsequently studied at Edinburgh College of Art. Returning to Edinburgh after service in World War Two, he would become Head of Painting and Drawing at the College of Art.

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