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Colin Harrison, b.1939

The Portable History of the World1974

The Portable History of the World is a 1974 work by Colin Harrison. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumPencil on paper and oil on canvas in wooden box
Dimensions51.7 x 65.9 x 11.1 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.243 GL
Image Caption
Colin Harrison, The Portable History of the World, 1974, Pencil on paper and oil on canvas in wooden box, 51.7 x 65.9 x 11.1 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

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About the Artist

Colin Harrison b.1939

British artist Colin Harrison studied at Leicester College of Art and the Royal College of Art in London. He was a prize winner in the Irish Exhibition of Living Art in 1969. Harrison lectured in the Fine Art Department at the Ulster College of Art until 1973. He is a member of the RHA.
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