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Sir Terry Frost RA (1915-2003)

Biography of the painter Sir Terry Frost RA (1915-2003)

Sir Terry Frost RA (1915-2003) was born in Leamington Spa and did not become an artist until he was in his 30s. During his army service, and whilst a prisoner of war, he met and had tuition from Adrian Heath.

Frost subsequently attended Camberwell and St Ives Schools of Art.

His career included teaching at the Bath Academy and serving as Gregory Fellow at the University of Leeds. He became the artist in residence and Professor of Painting at the Department of Fine Art at the University of Reading.

In 1992, Frost was elected a member of the Royal Academy (RA) and was knighted in 1998.

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Lot FS28/301

Lot FS28/301: Sir Terry Frost [1915-2003] - Blue Circle

Sir Terry Frost [1915-2003] - Blue Circle - silkscreen print signed and numbered 76/125in pencil along the bottom margin image 71 x 52cm.

Estimate: £800 - £1,200
Realised: £1,400

Lot FS28/307

Lot FS28/307: Sir Terry Frost [1915-2003] - Sail Boats Under the Sun

Sir Terry Frost [1915-2003] - Sail boats under the Sun - signed and dated Terry Frost '98 pen and ink drawing, 14 x 19cm, framed together with a 1995 Christmas card, signed and inscribed in pencil Xmas, Terry Frost '95 14 x 19cm.

Estimate: £250 - £350
Realised: £280

Lot FS27/286

Lot FS27/286: Sir Terry Frost [1915-2003] - Spirals [2003]

Sir Terry Frost [1915-2003] - Spirals (2003) - screen print and collage signed and numbered 109/125in pencil in the bottom margin sight size 43 x 55cm.

Estimate: £600 - £800
Realised: £620