Aberdeen Artists' Society Exhibition of Works of Modern Artists, 1937
Start Date: November 1937
End Date: January 1938
Type: Annual exhibition
Description: Twenty-fourth 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. Rooms I-V.
Competition Details: Art Union Prize Drawing.
Exhibition included Fisherman
Exhibition included Diana
Exhibition included A Scotch Lassie
Exhibition included The Vortex
Exhibition included Scott
Exhibition included Anticipation
Exhibition included Pirate
Exhibition included Head
bronze £31 10s.
Exhibition included Admiral of the Fleet - Sir Edward Seymour, OM, GCB, GCVO
Exhibition included Ivory Carving
Exhibition included The Dolmetsche Clarsache
Exhibition included Ivory Carving
Exhibition included William Smith, Esq.
Exhibition included Lead Figure for Fountain
Exhibition included Hugh McDiarmid
Exhibition included The Frog Princess
Exhibition included Return of the Madonna
Exhibition included Decorative Panel in Glass
Exhibition included Cupid
Exhibition included Judas
Exhibition included The Musician
Exhibition included Untitled
Exhibition included The Rt Hon. Viscount Samuel, GC, GBE
Exhibition included Youth
Exhibition included Sinister Head
Exhibition included Eurydice
Exhibition included Peter Pan
Exhibition included Felicity
Exhibition included Atalanta Tying Her Sandal
Exhibition included Mackenzie Murdoch
Exhibition included Kiddie
Exhibition included Green and Gold
Exhibitors included Frederick W. George
'Return of the Madonna '
Exhibitors included William A. Lamb
Exhibitors included Charles James Pibworth
'Atalanta Tying Her Sandal'
Exhibitors included Gilbert William Bayes
Exhibitors included Alexander Carrick
Exhibitors included Edgar Allan Howes
'Decorative Panel in Glass'
Exhibitors included Leonard Stanford Merrifield
Exhibitors included (Arthur) Barney Seale
Exhibitors included Tom Taylor
Exhibitors included Frank Owen Dobson
Exhibitors included George H J Day
Exhibitors included Benjamin Clemens
Exhibitors included Yule Hayes
Exhibitors included Mabel Donaldson
Exhibitors included William Inglis Day
Exhibitors included Mabel Renee Locke
Exhibitors included Thomas Bayliss Huxley- Jones
Exhibitors included David J Ritchie
Exhibitors included (Rose) Gwynneth Cobden Holt
Exhibitors included Nora Mary Gordon
Aberdeen Artists' Society. Twenty-Fourth Exhibition of Works of Modern Masters, 1937
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, 1937', 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_1244216504, accessed 25 Apr 2017]