Euan Cox, 1893 - 1977
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Euan Cox, 1893 - 1977
  • Scottish Art
Euan Cox was one of the most knowledgeable and experienced horticulturalists of his day. Born in the Carse of Gowrie, between Dundee and Perth, Cox's family had made a fortune from the jute industry. This gave him the means to create a beautiful garden around the family home of Glendoick, filled with rare plants obtained on overseas expeditions. Two plants, found in Upper Burma in 1919, bear his name - Berberis Coxii and Juniperis Coxii - and Glendoick is still a renowned nursery specialising in rhododendrons and azaleas.

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  • Acc. No. PG 3277
  • Medium Oil on canvas
  • Size 76.20 x 64.80 cm (framed: 81.00 x 93.00 x 6.00 cm)
  • Credit Purchased 2001