(1923 - 1978)
Tony Underhill was active/lived in Australia. Tony Underhill is known for painting.
Anthony (Tony) Underhill (1923-77) was as Australian artist who came to London after the Second World War. A political radical sacked as a lecturer for supporting student protests, he achieved considerable success exhibiting in major galleries in the West End and his work is in the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the National Gallery of Victoria.
However, when he died suddenly 40 years ago, his second wife closed his studio leaving finished and unfinished works and artistic equipment exactly in situ. It has only recently been reopened to reveal an untouched time capsule. The following fifteen lots display a selection of his work.
Anthony Underhill (Australian, 1923-1977)