Leonard McComb RA

Leonard McComb RA

Leonard McComb RA was a multi-faceted artist who explored the detail in nature and saw each of his drawings, paintings and sculptures as a portrait.

Artist profile

Leonard McComb RA was born in Glasgow in 1930. He studied at Manchester School of Art and the Slade School of Fine Art, London.

McComb recieved a multitude of awards, including the Royal Academy's Jubille Award (1977), The Times Watercolour Prize (1992 and 1993) and the RWS Prize (1998). He also undertook major commissions such as the Jubille Medal for the Vaitican in celebration of the Millennium.

A versatile artist, he was a draughtsman, painter, sculptor and printmaker whose work examined the detail in nature's forms.

McComb was elected to the Royal Academy in 1991 and acted as Keeper of the Royal Academy from 1995 to 1998. He lived and worked in London until his death in 2018.

Photo: © James Hunkin

Leonard McComb RA Art Sales
  1. Fish by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
    Fish, 2006
    £2,000.00
  2. Figs Lemons and Peaches by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  3. Provence Pears by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  4. Christmas Roses by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  5. Mediterranean Sea by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  6. Sunflowers by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
    Sunflowers, 1998
    £10,000.00
  7. Orange Trees at Night by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  8. Fish, Cyprus by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  9. Landscape Southern France by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  10. White Tulips by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  11. Iris by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
    Iris, 2017
    £9,500.00
  12. Antrim Primroses by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  13. Spring Blossom by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  14. Pears and Plums by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  15. Still Life with Persian Rug by Leonard McComb
    Leonard McComb RA
  16. River Trout by Leonard McComb
    Leonard McComb RA
  17. Peaches and Pears by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA
  18. Portrait of Paula Caraglio by Leonard McComb RA
    Leonard McComb RA

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