The RA Shop online is open so you can shop from the comfort of home. Every purchase supports the RA.
Delays! Our small team are working as quickly and safely as possible to prepare and send online orders. Please expect delays to our service and thanks in advance for your patience. For more information on delivery times and terms, please click here or talk to us.
The RA Shop online is now open, and you can shop an edit of our collections at the RA Shops at Burlington House and Burlington Gardens, with a free ticket.
We are currently doing some behind the scenes improvement. There will be a 7-10 day delay on deliveries from 7 August. Thank you for your patience.
For more information on our shops and services and how we are keeping our visitors and staff safe, please click here.
We want to make sure your order reaches you as safely as possible. Therefore, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, all orders will be dispatched once the RA has reopened. We will be in touch once the RA has reopened and once your order has been dispatched.
International delivery is based on weight and delivery country, and will be calculated at Checkout
Our small team are working as quickly and safely as possible to prepare and send online orders.
Please expect delays to our service and thanks in advance for your patience. For more information on delivery times and terms, please click here.
Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. We have temporarily stopped shipping to EEA countries. The RA is temporarily closed, collection is not available at this time.
Updated 19 May 2020
We are delivering! Enjoy free shipping on orders above £50. £5.95 P&P for orders below £50. International delivery will be calculated at Checkout. The Royal Academy is temporarily closed, Collection is not available at this time.
The painter and printmaker Craigie Aitchison is best known for this sparse compositions and intense, luminous palette. His subject-matter is equally distinctive- landscapes, single flowers, Bedlington terriers, sheep and crucifixions. Aitchison initially studied Law at Edinburgh University before attending the Slade School of Fine Art, London, from 1952 to 1954. In 1955 he travelled to Italy on a British Council scholarship where he was strongly influenced by many of the paintings he saw there. He was elected a Royal Academician in 1988 and in 1999 he was awarded a CBE for his contribution to British Art.