Museu Berardo
Bacalhôa Vinhos de Portugal
Fundação Berardo

Copyright Julian Hartnoll - Estate of John Bratby
 Bratby, John (1928 - 1992)

Skeleton, 1956

Oil on board;
122 x 91 cm
Narrative Figurative

UID 102-73


British painter. From 1948-50 studied at Kingston Art School, and 1951-54 at Royal College of Art, during which time he lived in Italy six months. In 1954 first one-person exhibition, Beaux-Arts Gallery, London. In 1955-56 taught at Carlisle School of Art. Participated in 1956 and 1958 at the Venice Biennale. In 1957 won John Moores Painting Prize. First exhibition in US, French & Company, New York, 1958. In 1971 elected Royal Academician. Retrospective, South London Art Gallery, London 1984. Selected exhibitions: 1984, The forgotten Fifties, Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield, 1991, National Portrait Gallery, London.


The Kitchen Sink Painters
The Mayor Gallery, United Kingdom
20-03-1991 ~ 26-03-1991

Kitchen Sink and other drawings of the Fifties
The Mayor Gallery, United Kingdom
16-11-1994 ~ 23-12-1994

The Kitchen Sink Painters
Galerie Michael Haas, Germany
25-03-1995 ~ 29-04-1995

The Berardo Collection
Sintra Museu de Arte Moderna - Colecção Berardo (SMAM-CB), Portugal
17-05-1997 ~ 31-08-1997

Erich Kahn - Forgotten Generation Jewish Survivor German Expressionist
Sintra Museu de Arte Moderna - Colecção Berardo (SMAM-CB), Portugal
05-05-2005 ~ 09-10-2005


The Berardo Collection – Sintra Museum of Modern Art, 1996
Published by Sintra Museu de Arte Moderna - Colecção Berardo
ISBN 9729739105

The Kitchen Sink Painters, 1991
Published by The Mayor Gallery and Julian Hartnoll

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