Aberdeen Artists' Society Exhibition of Works of Modern Artists, 1935
Start Date: November 1935
End Date: January 1936
Type: Annual exhibition
Description: Twenty-third annual exhibition. Tickets one shilling. First prize - £50.
Policy: 'Objects, to foster a taste for Art in the neighbourhood by instituting an annual Exhibition, to facilitate the intercourse of those connected with Art, and to promote the practical and theoretical study of Art. Candidates must be proposed in writing by two members. Annual elections in Jan. by ballot; entrance fee £2 2s [...] There is an Art Union in connection. Commission on sales, 5 per cent. Agents - Edinburgh, T. Wilson; Glasgow, Lawrie & Sons; London, Dolman & Sons' (Year's Art, 1887, p. 110).
Display Arrangement: Sculpture dispersed throughout galleries.
Competition Details: Art Union Prize Drawing.
Exhibition included Study of a Child
Exhibition included The Lily Maid
Exhibition included Fish
Exhibition included Madeline
Exhibition included Carved Figure
Exhibition included Malcolm
Exhibition included Mother and Child
Exhibition included Maxwell
Exhibition included A Record Breaker
Exhibition included Portrait
Exhibition included Diana
Exhibition included Decoration
Exhibition included The Slave
Exhibition included Head
Exhibition included Dancers
Exhibition included Mr Robert Walker
Exhibition included Study of a Peasant
Exhibition included Panel
Exhibition included J. Fenton Wyness, Esq.
Exhibition included Miriam
Exhibition included Seated Figure
Exhibition included Study of a Sheep
Exhibited posthumously. Lent by the late Mrs Farquharson.
Exhibition included Life
Exhibition included Rain
Exhibition included Model of Garden Ornament
Exhibition included Model of Memorial
Exhibition included Italian Peasant
Exhibition included Sun Worship
Exhibition included Alms Dish for King's College Chapel
Lent by Aberdeen University
Offered for sale Study of a Child
Offered for sale The Lily Maid
Offered for sale Fish
Offered for sale Carved Figure
Offered for sale Mother and Child
Offered for sale A Record Breaker
Offered for sale Portrait
Offered for sale Diana
Offered for sale Decoration
Offered for sale The Slave
Offered for sale Dancers
Offered for sale Study of a Peasant
Offered for sale Panel
Organizing Institution or Venue
Organized by Aberdeen Artists' Society
November 1935 - January 1936
Exhibitors included Percival (Percy) Herbert Portsmouth
'Study of a Peasant'
Exhibitors included (Rose) Gwynneth Cobden Holt
Exhibitors included Frederick W. George
Exhibitors included Phoebe Gertrude Stabler
Exhibitors included Thomas Bayliss Huxley- Jones
'J. Fenton Wyness, Esq.'
Exhibitors included Leonard Stanford Merrifield
Exhibitors included Mabel Renee Locke
Exhibitors included J. Fenton Wyness
'Model of Memorial'
Exhibitors included James Arthur Woodford
Exhibitors included John Macmillan
Exhibitors included James Cromar Watt
Exhibitors included Edgar Silver Frith
Exhibitors included Gilbert William Bayes
'The Lily Maid'
Exhibitors included Edgar Allan Howes
Exhibitors included Maude N George
Exhibitors included Jean D Brown
Exhibitors included Benjamin Clemens
Exhibitors included Charles James Pibworth
Exhibitors included John S Shiach
The Year's Art 1887: A Concise Epitome of all Matters Relating to the Arts of Painting, Sculpture and Architecture which have occurred during the year 1886, together with information respecting the events of the year 1887
Citing this record
'Aberdeen Artists\' Society Exhibition of Works of Modern Artists, 1935', 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_1242921953, accessed 25 Apr 2017]