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Michael Strang (British)


Michael J. Strang studied under David Poole, Anthony Eyton and others at Wimbledon and Camberwell Schools. He has painted primarily in Cornwall since the 1970s, and had a show of 50 oils at Tate St Ives in 1995. He often paints en plein air, and there is a terrific momentum to his outdoor oils. His constant delight in colour and light is always apparent in his work; at times his vigour leads him into almost abstract renderings of the landscape. Increasingly he experiments with heavy forms of impasto, creating extraordinary textures that at times practically become three-dimensional artworks. He has exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, and his work is in numerous public collections worldwide and at home.



Michael Strang. Porthmeor Beach and Tate

Porthmeor Beach and Tate
Oil on board
1995
signed, signed and inscribed on reverse
10.5 x 15.5 cm.

£750

Painted for the 1995 Tate St. Ives "Porthmeor Beach: A Century of Images" exhibition.
 

Michael Strang. Morning Sun reflecting in Rockpool, Roskilly




Morning Sun reflecting in Rockpool, Roskilly
Oil on board
2008
signed, inscribed and dated to reverse
30 x 25 cm.

£2,250






[006194] Tooby, Mike, Alison Bevan and Frank Ruhrmund. Michael J Strang at Tate St Ives: Fifty Paintings from the Porthmeor Beach Collection. St. Ives: The Author, 2007. First Edition. Small 4to. Original Wraps. Signed by the Artist. As New / N/A. ISBN: . signed on the title-page by the artist, numerous colour illustrations, pictorial card covers. A signed copy of collection of 50 paitings by artist Michael Strang which were shown at the Tate St. Ives in 1995. £15.00

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