John Bellany Alan Davie Cradle of Magic

John Bellany Alan Davie Spiritual Joy and Magic – Revd Jonathan Evens

In 1983 John Bellany painted a double portrait depicting himself alongside Alan Davie. These two influential artists are Scotland’s best-known post-war artists. Cradle of Magic at Newport Street Gallery sets the work of each alongside the other and begins with a portrait of Davie by Bellany which hangs beside a self-portrait of Bellany from the time of his hospitalisation at Addenbrooke’s Hospital.

2 June 2019


bellany davie newport street gallery

John Bellany and Alan Davie: Cradle of Magic

Cradle of Magic’ brings together two giants of twentieth-century British painting: John Bellany (1942–2013) and Alan Davie (1920–2014).

27 February 2019 - 01 September 2019

Tuesday – Sunday 10am-6pm

Newport Street Gallery, Newport Street, London, SE11 6AJ


Alan Davie The Fine Art Society

Alan Davie: Abstracts

An exhibition of works by Alan Davie (1920-2014), one of Britain’s most internationally acclaimed artists of the twentieth century.

08 January 2018 - 29 January 2018

Mon to Fri 10 - 6pm

The Fine Art Society, 148 New Bond Street, London, W1S 2JT


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Alan Davie: The Seventies

An exhibition of paintings from the 1970s by the late Scottish artist Alan Davie CBE coinciding with Gimpel Fils’ 70th anniversary.

10 November 2016 - 21 January 2017

Monday - Friday 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM Saturday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Gimpel Fils, 30 Davies Street, London, W1K 4NB