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Aperitif is a 1951 work by Henry Robertson Craig. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumOil on canvas
Dimensions Framed, 17.3 x 22.9 cm
Unframed, 13 x 18 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.183 GL
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
Image Caption
Henry Robertson Craig, Aperitif, 1951, Oil on canvas, Framed, 17.3 x 22.9 cm|Unframed, 13 x 18 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Henry Robertson Craig 1916–1984

Henry Robertson Craig studied at Dundee College of Art before moving to Dublin in 1947. Working primarily in landscape and portraiture, he exhibited frequently with the Richie Hendriks Gallery from 1956, and then with the David Hendriks Gallery from 1970. He was elected as a member of the Royal Hibernian Academy in 1955. Robertson Craig’s work is represented in public collections including Dublin City Gallery, The Hugh Lane and the National Self Portrait Collection, University of Limerick.

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