The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts Seventy-Eighth Annual Exhibition, 1939
Start Date: 28 October 1939
End Date: 20 January 1939
Type: Annual exhibition
Description: Change of venue from the McLellan Galleries to the Kelvingrove Art Galleries.
Policy: Abridged from the Notice to Purchasers:
1. Copyright of work to remain with artist unless otherwise stated at time of purchase.
2. One quarter of price of work to be paid at time of purchase.
3. Purchasers must intimate sale to the Acting Secretary, not the artist.
4. The absence of price does not imply that the work is NOT for sale.
5. Artists may exhibit two works of art
only unless by special permission of the Council.
6. No works previously exhibited in Glasgow allowed to be shown.
Display Arrangement: Sculpture displayed in the Sculpture Hall alongside tapestries and architectural drawings.
Competition Details: The Art Union of the Institute of Fine Arts offers prizes to members from the exhibition.
Exhibition included Kvinde
in bronze for Â£80
Exhibition included Eve
Exhibition included Singing Negress
Exhibition included Sir Claud Russell KCMG
Exhibition included Persephone
in bronze for Â£450
Exhibition included Kid, Come Along!
in bronze for Â£50
Exhibition included Mallard on the Bank of the River
Exhibition included Sheep Dog Penning Sheep, Newton Stewart Sheep Dog Trials
Exhibition included New Government Buildings, Edinburgh - Royal Coat of Arms over Main Entrance
Exhibition included Little Old Lady
Exhibition included The Late Jimmie Guthrie
Exhibition included Betty
Exhibition included His Majesty King George VI
in bronze for Â£200; in marble for Â£325
Exhibition included Pope Pius XII
in bronze for Â£250; in marble for Â£300
Exhibition included Baby Panda
Exhibition included Cyrene
Exhibition included The Call of Spring
Exhibition included John Craig, Esq., CBE DL
lent by John Craig, Esq.
Exhibition included St George - Equestrian Statuette
Exhibition included Head
Exhibition included Madonna of the Rose
Exhibition included Calf
Exhibition included Michael
Exhibition included Head of a Child
Exhibition included Portrait
Exhibition included Music
Exhibition included Anne
Exhibition included Bull
Exhibition included Atlantis
Exhibition included Mongoose
Exhibition included The Apostle
Exhibition included I.A.M MacLennan, Esq.
Exhibition included Anne
Offered for sale Mongoose
Offered for sale The Apostle
Organizing Institution or Venue
Organized by The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts
Exhibitors included Edward Charles N. Folkard
'St George - Equestrian Statuette'
Exhibitors included Peter Wylie Davidson
'Baby Panda '
Exhibitors included William James Bloye
Exhibitors included James Barr
Exhibitors included Thomas Symington Halliday
Exhibitors included Thomas Mewburn Crook
'His Majesty King George VI'
Exhibitors included William A Hogg
'I.A.M MacLennan, Esq.'
Exhibitors included Douglas Robertson Bisset
Exhibitors included Geoffrey Hampton Deeley
Exhibitors included Mark Wilfred Batten
Exhibitors included Ivy H. Gardner
Exhibitors included Jacob Epstein
Exhibitors included Arthur Glover
Exhibitors included Allan Clark
Exhibitors included Charles Leighfield Jonah Doman
'The Call of Spring'
Exhibitors included Dugald Hyndman Gillespie
Exhibitors included Thomas John Clapperton
'The Late Jimmie Guthrie'
Exhibitors included (Joseph) Hermon Cawthra
'Little Old Lady'
Exhibitors included Phyllis Mary Bone
Exhibitors included William Everett Gray
Exhibitors included Richard Louis Garbe
Exhibitors included Alexander Carrick
Citing this record
'The Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts Seventy-Eighth Annual Exhibition, 1939', Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951, University of Glasgow History of Art and HATII, online database 2011 [http://sculpture.gla.ac.uk/view/event.php?id=msib6_1220974721, accessed 23 Mar 2017]