This highly finished and elaborate still life shows the influence of the Dutch still-lifes this Scottish artist much admired.

In common with the painting of James Cowie, the dry realism of Keay's early work is markedly different from the free and painterly style of much Scottish art of the time.


Miss Jean Herring.

McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum

Albert Square, Meadowside, Dundee, Tayside, DD1 1DA
01382 307200

Opening times

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm Sun, 12.30pm – 4.30pm Last entry is 15 minutes before gallery closing time

Exhibitions at McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery and Museum

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