Shirlaw, George 1934-2005 British AR, Self Portrait
Shirlaw, George 1934-2005 British AR, Self Portrait. 29.5 x 18 ins., (75 x 45.5 cms.), Pencil and Charcoal, Signed and Dated 1975. Shirlaw was a fascinating character. He was friends with John Bratby and was clearly influenced by him. We have illustrated two extra images in this lot of a portrait of Bratby and Shirlaw by Shirlaw and a portrait of Shirlaw by Bratby. John Bratby must have been fond of George Shirlaw, his portrait is miles better than most he painted. George enjoyed more than fifty one man exhibitions in the UK, Spain, United States, Australia and France.
Auction Date: December 2016