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East Coast Harbour
© the artist's estate / Bridgeman Images. Photo credit: University of Stirling

East Coast Harbour 1967

David McClure (1926–1998)

University of Stirling

Painter, teacher and writer, born in Lochwinnoch, Renfrewshire. He was educated at Queen’s Park School in Glasgow and Edinburgh University, and attended Edinburgh College of Art, 1947–52, winning a travelling scholarship in 1952–3, then becoming an Andrew Grant Fellow, 1955–7. Between 1957–85 he taught painting at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art, in Dundee. Wrote monograph on the painter John Maxwell.

Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)

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