Peter Stroud 1921 -2012
Screenprint. Printed in 1966 by Kelpra Studios for Marlborough Fine Art
Proof aside from the only numbered edition of 65
Bears Kelpra Studios Stamp, verso, with the design number
Pristine, floated and in a white box frame.
Public collections: Tate Gallery, see link
Abstract artist. Born 23 May 1921 in Ealing, Middlesex. Enlisted as a professional soldier 1938. Prisoner of war in Italy and Germany 1941–5. Studied for a teacher's diploma at London University. Attended part time at the Central and Hammersmith Schools of Art; otherwise mainly self-taught. Worked as a constructivist artist until 1958. First one-man exhibition at the I.C.A. 1960.
Represented by Marlborough Galleries in the 1960s
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II