Portrait of Robert MacBryde

/ Portrait of Robert MacBryde

Portrait of Robert MacBryde

Robert Colquhoun, (Scottish 1914-1962), Portrait of Robert MacBryde (Scottish 1913-1966), c.1937/38, Pencil on brown paper, signed (lower right) 28cm x 22cm (53cm x 45cm framed). £8,500.

Known as the 'Two Roberts', Colquhoun and MacBryde met at the Glasgow School of Art in 1932 and lived together until Colquhoun's death in 1962. An exhibition of their work and life together was held at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art in 2015.