Cat Amongst Tulips by Elizabeth Blackadder RA Greetings Card

A watchful cat in a garden of tulips in this detail from a painting by Dame Elizabeth Blackadder RA. This card has been left blank inside for your own message.

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Dimensions 15 x 15cm
Fabric & material 300 gsm paper
Card Type Greetings card
SKU 02081373

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Dame Elizabeth Blackadder RA was born in Falkirk in 1931. She studied at ECA from 1949 until 1954 under Robert Henderson Blyth and William Gillies inter alia and enjoyed travelling scholarships to southern Europe and Italy. In 1956 she married artist John Houston and began teaching in Edinburgh. One of Scotland's greatest artists, she is as well known in London. During her travels, which have included extensive visits to the Far East and regular trips to Europe, she bought back a cornucopia of objects, which appear in her compositions. Elizabeth is also an inspired and skillful maker of original prints.

About Elizabeth Blackadder RA

Elizabeth Blackadder RA was born in Falkirk in 1931. She studied at Edinburgh University and Edinburgh College of Art from 1949 until 1954. In 1954 she was awarded a Carnegie Travelling Scholarship by the Royal Scottish Academy, which took her to southern Europe. Blackadder also received an Andrew Grant Post-Graduate Scholarship. In 1955 she was awarded another Travelling Scholarship and spent nine... Go to artist page