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Richard Kingston

 (1922 - 2003)
Richard Kingston was active/lived in Ireland.  Richard Kingston is known for abstract landscape, floral and still life painting.

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Richard Kingston


Richard Kingston RHA (1922-2003)

The Irish landscape, still-life and flower painter Richard Kingston was born in County Wicklow. Like Norman Garstin, Percy French and Nathiel Hone The Younger, Kingston first studied engineering before turning to fine art full-time.

During the late 1950s, Kingston had several solo exhibitions at the Ritchie Hendriks Gallery (Dublin) and the Leicester Galleries (London).

In the early 1970s, after representing Ireland in several exhibitions abroad, he set up his own art gallery at Wellington Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin. He first exhibited in the RHA in 1962 and became a member in 1980. He was elected to the Board of Governors of the National Gallery of Ireland from 1982-1989.

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About  Richard Kingston

Born:  1922 - County Wicklow, Ireland
Died:   2003
Known for:  abstract landscape, floral and still life painting