Sir Herbert James Gunn RA 1893-1964

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London Park

London Park

Biography

Herbert James Gunn was born in Glasgow, studied at the Glasgow School of Art, then at Edinburgh College of Art and Academie Julian, Paris. Exhibited at the Royal Academy, Royal Scottish Academy, Fine Art Society, Cooling Galleries and Goupil Gallery. Awarded gold medal at Paris Salon in 1939, elected RA in 1961and knighted in 1963. The National Portrait Gallery holds example of his work.