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Original Aquatint by Iola Spafford “Dog Rose”



Original Aquatint #29/75
“Dog Rose”
Signed, numbered and titled in pencil by Iola Spafford RCA MAFA (B 1930)
C 1980s
Iola Spafford is a British visual artist who was born in Cambridge in 1930. She went to Bristol Art School for a year, and then Nottingham Art School for another year and then to the Slade School, part of University College London (1950-54), where she won a scholarship to Italy. She works in oil, pen and ink, watercolour, gouache and etching with aquatint. Many of her pictures are of North Wales, where she has a cottage, Aldeburgh in the UK and overseas of southern Spain, Gozo and Venice. She is a member of the Royal Cambrian Academy and the Manchester Academy of Fine Art. She has exhibited at the Royal Academy, had nine “one woman” shows in Manchester as well as exhibitions in North Wales and Suffolk. This lovely aquatint is presented in its original gilt framing and bears a label for The Railings Gallery, which has specialised in Limited Edition works since the 1980s.
Size Frame 44x57cm Image 21x25cm