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Gallery 1608 County Antrim

Croft, Richard

BIO:  Richard Croft


Richard J Croft was born in London in 1935 and was educated at Bromley College of Art from 1951-1955 and then furthered his education at Brighton College of Art. In 1959, Croft moved to Belfast and became Head of Art at Annadale Grammar School. In 1969, Richard became a Royal Ulster Academician and then President from 1997-2000. He has a wide range of mediums including oil, pastel, watercolour and print.When Croft retired from teaching, he set up a studio in Dundrum, Co Down. He described his method of painting as ‘funambulism or tightrope walking’.


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"Revisiting the North Coast"


Artist: Richard Croft

Size: 24 x 38 inches

Medium: Oil

Price: £2500

'Still LIfe'

Artist: Richard Croft

Size: 36 x 36 inches

Medium: Oil

Price: £3000

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