Oil on board, inscribed verso, signed, 14"x10"
Baron Michael D'Aguilar 1928-2011
This artist was born in 1928 in London of Spanish parentage. He spent much of his early life in Spain. He studied at The Royal Academy Schools from 1949 - 1954 winning a variety of awards, including the Leverhulme Scholarship. He was a winner of the Royal Drawing Society’s Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals and the Armitage and Silver Medal at the Royal Academy.
He had successful one-man shows at the Temple Gallery in 1961, New Grafton Gallery in 1971, Southwell Brown Gallery in 1974, Bruton Street Gallery in 1995 and was represented in Bradford City Art Gallery.
He now lives in Sheen Gate, Nr Richmond, London, where he has been for the last 40years. His older brother Paul is also an artist.
The Royal Academy
Royal Society of British Artists
New English Artist Contemporaries
Royal institute of Oil Painters
National Society of Painters
New English Art Club
He has had exhibitions in Spain, Italy, Ireland, France and America.
More details can be found in the following publications:
Who’s who in Art for the World
Who’s who in Art for Europe
Royal Academy Year Books
La Revue Modern des Arts.