Cuming, Fred RA Hon.RBA NEAC Hon.ROI (1930 – ) Dawn, Rye Harbour Entry

Medium: Oil on Panel

Size: 12.0″ x 24.0″ (30.4cm x 60.8cm)

Signed: Signed

Framed: Yes

Purchase option: Maybe purchased under the Own Art Scheme at 0% APR, payable in 10 equal monthly installments. Please contact the Gallery for more information.

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£6,600.00

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Description

Fred Cuming was born in 1930 in London and trained at the Sidcup School of Art between 1945 and 1949. After National Service he studied at the Royal College of Art for four years and was awarded the Abbey Travel Scholarship to visit Rome. In 1969 he was elected an Associate Member of the Royal Academy, becoming a full member in 1974. At that time, he was the yougest member ever elected. Fred has also been a member of the New English Art Club since 1960.

Fred has exhibited widely since his first one-man show at Thackeray Gallery, London, and has work in private and public collections internationally. In 2001 he was given the honour of being the ‘Featured Artist’ in the Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition, with an entire gallery of his own. In 2004, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of the Arts at the University of Kent in Canterbury.