Alexander Mackenzie
Drawing, June 1963 1963

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Alexander Mackenzie 1923–2002
Drawing, June 1963
Date 1963
Medium Crayon and pastel on paper
Dimensions Support: 537 x 645 mm
Acquisition Bequeathed by Miss E.M. Hodgkins 1977
Not on display

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Mackenzie was born in Liverpool and attended Liverpool College of Art. In 1950 he moved to Cornwall where he spent the remainder of his life. Between 1951 and 1964 he taught at the Plymouth College of Art and Design. At the same time he exhibited his paintings with the Penwith Society and in group shows across the country and abroad. The artist wrote of this drawing: ‘It was part of a series (one of which I still possess) – a reclining figure/landscape idea. I made two paintings at the time – reclining landscape #8211;

September 2004

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