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Exhibiting a collection of notable local artists:
Lizzy Jackson, Jasper Prachek, Kate Jackson, Matt Wood, John Paul Cooke, Dennis Middleton, Trevor Neal, Lynne Wilkinson, David Renshaw, Nigel Cooke, and Stuart Dunn. and highly collectable and desirable artists: Sir Peter Blake, Leonard Rosoman, Carel Weight, Bruce Mclean, Alexander Millar, Jack Vettriano, and L. S. Lowry.

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Rolf Harris - Smart Art Galleries


Rolf Harris was born in Perth, Western Australia, Harris was a champion swimmer before studying art. He moved to England in 1952, where he started to appear on television programmes on which he drew the characters. Rolf Harris also began a musical career initially with the piano accordion. He wrote some famous songs, and when performing in Canada he introduced his popular routine Jake the Peg. He often uses unusual instruments in his performances: he plays the didgeridoo, has been credited with the invention of the wobble board, a rhythmic percussion instrument, and was associated with the Stylophone, a small electronic keyboard instrument.

Acknowledged as a genuine modern master and hailed as the country’s best–loved artist, Rolf Harris has been awarded the CBE and has won many accolades both for his artwork and for his contribution to the entertainment industry.

Rolf Harris's versatile talents have won him immense popularity on gallery walls and even on stage at the world-famous Glastonbury Festival.

Always a huge favourite on television, his BBC1 series Rolf on Art gained the highest ever viewing figures for a programme on the visual arts, topping all previous programmes by over six million viewers.

In 1992 Rolf Harris was named the world’s most famous artist in a massive poll conducted by the London artMart and last year his enduring popularity was underlined by a survey - What the British Really Thinks About Art Today - published in the Daily Telegraph, in which he featured ahead of Damian Hirst.


Rolf Harris Limited Editions - Limited Editions artworks by Rolf Harris from smartartgalleries.com - the leading fine art gallery.

Find Rolf Harris Limited Editions. Available Rolf Harris limited Editions from 'A life in Art', Self Portrait a Life in Art, Dry Country, Bush Sunset, Elvis Entertains, The Sun Has Set on Venice, Road To Paradise, Snow On Marshy Ground, Fire Escape, Trucks at the Old Barn and 'A Life in Art' Book and Collector's Gift Set.
Also available, rare and very rare limited editions: All you need is love, Blue hills, Durham Cathedral, In to the Storm, Life Long Friends, Arhemland Girl, Long Ago and Far Away, Lovers on the Seine, Mirrored Image, Still Life Cezanne's Studio, My Lovely Alwen, Niki, Van Gogh's Sunflowers, Self Portrait in Striped Shirt, Tess Through the Blue Gums, The Boxer, The Straw Hat, Bush Shack at Sunrise, Running into Dusk, Sunset Lion and Snorkeling in the Deep.

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