Hubert Arthur Finney
(1905 - 1991)

The Sewing Machine

£975.00

SKU: 10038
Signed and inscribed with notes. Pencil on paper.

Size:
Height – 55.7cm
Width – 38cm

1 in stock

DESCRIPTION

Disclaimer:
Liss Llewellyn are continually seeking to improve the quality of the information on their website. We actively undertake to post new and more accurate information on our stable of artists. We openly acknowledge the use of information from other sites including Wikipedia, artbiogs.co.uk and Tate.org and other public domains. We are grateful for the use of this information and we openly invite any comments on how to improve the accuracy of what we have posted.

THE ARTIST

Finney, Hubert Arthur

1905 – 1991

Hubert Arthur Finney was a painter, draughtsman and teacher who trained initially at Bromley School of Art, where he attended evening classes from 1915, and then at Beckenham School of Art to where he won a trade scholarship in 1918. He studied painting with Amy Katherine Browning and etching with Eric Gill. Around 1927 he won a scholarship to the Royal College of Art, where he studied under William Rothenstein. Horton, Houthuesen, Ososki and Freedman were amongst his friends at the college. In 1929 after graduation he took up a travelling scholarship to Rome returning to teach part-time at Chelsea School of Art under Percy Jowett and later Harold Sandys Williamson. From 1927-1934 he exhibited at the NEAC. In 1935 his painting Mother and Child was acquired by Carlisle Art Gallery. During WW2 Finney worked for the light rescue service of the Civil Defense. After the war he taught part time under Anthony Betts at Reading University and was in charge of life drawing there when he retired in 1970. Although he was reclusive and reluctant to show his work he did exhibit at the RA Summer exhibition (in 1950 and 1954) and the Portrait Society and at The Paris Salon. A large solo exhibition took place at the University of Oxford’s Institute of Education in 1964.

We are grateful to Nicholas Finney and David Buckman for assistance.

MORE PICTURES BY ARTIST

Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Demonstration sketch, mid 1930’s
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Snow Goose, circa 1950
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Still life with onion and peppers, circa 1966
£1,400.00
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Cliffs near Dover with couples walking, gulls overhead and a sailing ship on the horizon
Forthcoming
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Nocturn with Peacock, circa 1930
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Dorset Jurassic Coast, Looking Towards St Aldhelm’s Head, 1950’s
Private
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Aga with Two Kettles and Blue Towel, circa 1930
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Light drawing away darkness. 1950’s
£875.00
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Naples Bay at night. en route to Athens
£2,500.00
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
The Yacht Race on Lake Michigan, 1966
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Swanage Pier
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Boats in Harbour
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Life boats and deck at night, set of 8 lithographs, 1930’s
£1,950.00
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Design for Poster, circa 1935
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Houses and Woods
£795.00
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
A formation of Douglas A-20 Havocs, early 1940’s
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
At the Circus
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
On the Boat to the Hook of Holland
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Study for Night Café, Sparta
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
The Old Stove
£5,750.00
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
The Yard Under Snow, Milwaukee, circa 1966
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Still Life and Mirror, 1966
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Sewing Tools and Materials
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
A British Red Cross Society Volunteer 1941
£975.00
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Self-portrait by Studio Window, circa 1948
£975.00
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Stairs and landscape
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Berkshire
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Room Overlooking the Sea, circa 1930
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
On the Boat to the Hook of Holland, circa 1950
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Venus, circa 1950
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
View of wing from the inside of an aircraft, circa 1945
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Sunset over Milwaukee, 1966
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Firework Display on Hampstead Heath, 1934
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Self Portrait
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
The Window, circa 1950
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Portrait of a Woman, circa 1920
£1,800.00
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
By the Ocean
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Study for Houses of Parliament from St Thomas Hospital at Night
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Langford; view through a window – (second year composition)
£1,200.00
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Still Life of a Corner of the Artist’s Studio with a Broomstick
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Madonna with Attendant Angel, circa 1950
£2,850.00
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
The Artist’s Model in the Studio, circa 1930
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Dusk, 1966
On Loan
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Houses of Parliament from St Thomas Hospital at Night, no 40
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Tenerife Crate with Apples on a Wooden Chair, 1930s
£4,750.00
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Self Portrait, c.1960
Sold
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Theatre Royal Haymarket by Night, circa 1955
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
Dawn, 1966
Forthcoming
Hubert Arthur Finney (1905 - 1991)
The Christmas Tree, (no 50, pastel)