Antony DONALDSON b. 1939
Painter of popular imagery derived from advertisements and magazines. Born 2 September 1939 at Godalming, Surrey. Studied at the Regent Street Polytechnic 1957–8 and at the Slade School 1958–62; University of London Postgraduateship in Fine Art 1962–3. Exhibited with the Young Contemporaries 1958–62 and the London Group from 1960; first one-man exhibition at the Rowan Gallery 1963. Joined the teaching staff of the Chelsea School of Art 1962. Awarded Second Prize in the John Moores Liverpool Exhibition 1963.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I