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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 not currently on display in IMMA. 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
Not on view
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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