Philip Sutton: Life and Work
(SUTTON) TAIT, Simon and TAYLOR, John Russell
Price: 600.00 GBP
(London): Royal Academy of Arts, (2008). First edition. 4to. 160 pp. Publisher's dark blue cloth, red lettered to spine, dust jacket, with a presentation inscription from the artist to his friend Craigie Aitchison incorporated within an original black pen illustration to the half title, reading "For Craigie, with love from Heather [&] Phil / Dec: 2008". Illustrated in colour throughout. Some trivial shelfwear to the jacket, a near fine copy. Philip Sutton, R.A. (b.1928) attended Slade School of Fine Art between 1949 and 1953. His time there overlapped with his contemporary Craigie Aitchison, both studying under the tutelage of William Coldstream, and the two remained lifelong friends.