Dark Ground III
(Acrylic on canvas, 2007)
Born in Dundee in 1948, Francis Boag studied at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art (1965-1969).
He taught art in Dundee, Perth, Aberdeen, becoming Head of Art at Aberdeen Grammar School 1989-2001. He also studied for an MA (Fine Art) Grays School of Art 1998-1999, and from 2001 has devoted all of his time to painting.
This work, and Dark Ground II, were purchases aided by the National Fund for Acquisitions.