William Scott British, 1913 -1989


William Scott CBE RA (1913-1989) was one of the leading British artists of his generation. During his lifetime, his work was exhibited widely, both at home and abroad, and continues to be to this day. He taught at the Bath Academy of Art for 10 years as Senior Painting Master during its most influential period while it was in residence at Corsham Court, near Bath. Best known for his abstract and still life painting, his work can be found in major public collections around the world, including the Tate, the Guggenheim Museum, New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, the Musée National d’Art Moderne, Paris, and the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney.