Joan Eardley & Catterline postcard pack
Pack of 10 postcards featuring artworks by artist Joan Eardley, to accompany Joan Eardley & Catterline, at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art. An extraordinary display celebrating the life of Joan Eardley, one of Scotland's most popular twentieth-century artists.
Pack comes sealed with a paper slip case cover. 10 postcards are printed on 300gsm paper and presented in a card case cover illustrated with the black and white photograph of Joan Eardley painting the sea at Catterline by Audrey Walker
This pack accompanies this celebratory two-room display will mark 100 years since the birth of Eardley, who is widely regarded as one of the most influential painters of her generation. It will offer an insight into her working practice and focus on her works produced in Catterline, the coastal village in Kincardineshire, where she worked from the early 1950s.
Joan Kathleen Harding Eardley (18 May 1921 – 16 August 1963) was a British artist noted for her portraiture of street children in Glasgow and for her landscapes of the fishing village of Catterline and surroundings on the North-East coast of Scotland. One of Scotland's most enduringly popular artists, her career was tragically cut short by breast cancer.
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