Collection of paintings, drawings and prints by Albert Adams

Johannesburg-born artist Albert Adams took his principal inspiration from the political events which shook South Africa.


Details

Medium:
1-6) oil on canvas; 7-77) etching; etching & aquatint; pencil on paper; pen & ink; monotype; charcoal on paper; lithograph
Dimensions:
Various
Acquired in:
2012
Presented by:
Edward Glennon through The Art Fund

Having been denied an art education in South Africa because of the colour of his skin, Adams went on to study at the Slade School in London, and is today recognised as a gifted Expressionist artist. This collection of prints, paintings, and drawings were presented by Adams’ partner, Edward Glennon.

Provenance

Edward Glennon.

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