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Wednesday 3rd December
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Saturday 27th September 12.30pm

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YORKSHIRE ARTIST

Brian Shields

(1951-1997) Born in to a Liverpool family, Brian was a talented artist and his pseudonym evolved from the misspelling of the famous French artist Braque, which was his nick-name at school.

WORKS

"Git up You Devil"




Oil on board, signed "Braaq 77 FBA "Ann" ", 18" x 24", ebonised and aluminium frame

Sold £12,000 June 2014

Beach Scene




Oil on board, signed "braaq "Ann", 16" x 20", gilt frame

Sold £15,000 June 2014

Industrial Scene with Figures near a Mill, Pier Beyond




Oil on board, signed "Braaq 76 F.B.A. "Ann"", 17 1/2" x 24", gilt frame

Sold £13,500 March 2014

I Bloody Hate Cricket




Oil on canvas, signed "braaq "Ann"", inscribed verso, 20" x 30", gilt frame

Sold £42,000 March 2014

Let me Out I never did It




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", inscribed verso, 19 1/2" x 15 3/4", stained frame, together with the original purchase receipt from Gallery 2, Windermere Cumbria

Sold £14,000 March 2014

Figures Approaching a Lake at Sunset




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", 20" x 24", gilt frame, together with a purchaser receipt from the Tallantyne Gallery, Morpeth

Sold £12,000 March 2014

Does that mean there's no Dinner Now




Oil on canvas, signed "Braaq "Ann"", inscribed verso and with label for Trafalgar Galleries, Wetherby, 20" x 30", gilt frame

Sold £56,000 March 2014

Industrial Street Scene with Figures




Oil on board, signed "braaq Ann", 10 1/2" x 12", gilded ebonised frame

Sold £8,000 December 2013

Snowscene with Figures in a Park




Oil on canvas, signed "braaq Ann", 16" x 20"

Sold £14,000 December 2013

The Three Graces




Oil on board, signed "braaq '78 Ann", 20" x 16", aluminium and ebonised frame

Sold £10,300 December 2013

Figures Approaching a Frozen Lake, Industrial Town in the Distance




Oil on canvas, signed "braaq 74", 20" x 24", ebonised frame

Sold £16,500 December 2013

Snowscene with Figures in a Park, Industrial Townscape in the Distance




Oil on board, touched up with pencil, signed "braaq" and dated (19)75, 10 1/2" x 16", stained frame

Sold £6,800 December 2013

Industrial Landscape with Figures approaching a Frozen Lake at Dusk




Oil on board, signed "braaq Ann", 10" x 14", gilt frame

Sold £6,800 December 2013

"He Smacked Me First"




Oil on board, signed Braaq "Ann", 15 1/2" x 19 1/2", gilt frame, together with the original invoice from Braaq Galleries signed by the artist, a hand written receipt signed by the artist and dated 25/5/84 and a late photograph of the artist

Sold £22,000 September 2013

Figures on a Frozen Lake, Industrial Town Beyond




Oil on board, signed Braaq"Ann", 16" x 20", gilt frame  

Sold £13,000 September 2013

"Church Scene"




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", dated 1993, 19 1/2" x 15 1/2", framed

Sold £12,500 September 2013

Figures on Road near a Church, Industrial Town in the Distance




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", 16" x 20", gilt frame

Sold £16,500 September 2013

Beach Scene with Figures, Sailboats Beyond




Oil on board, signed "Braaq", 5 1/2" x 7 3/4", stained frame

Sold £4,600 June 2013

Portrait of a Young Girl holding a Doll




Oil on board, signed Braaq "Ann", and dated (19)78, 6" x 5", gilt frame

Sold £3,800 June 2013

"Our Chippie"




Oil on board, signed "Braaq", 11" x 15", mounted under glass with gilt frame

Sold £16,000 June 2013

"Ay Up You Daft Sod"




Oil on board, signed Braaq "Ann", 15 3/4" x 19 3/4", gilt frame

Sold £15,500 June 2013 

Figures on a Frozen Lake, Industrial Town Beyond




Oil on board, signed Braaq "Ann", 15 1/4" x 19 1/4", framed

Sold £16,000 June 2013

"First of Many"




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", 19 1/2" x 15 1/2", framed

Sold £10,000 March 2013

"Hey up Shieldsy, you'll kill it"




Oil on board, signed Braaq "Ann", 17 1/2" x 23 1/2", framed

Sold £14,000 March 2013

"This'll cool 'er off"




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", 17 1/2" x 23 1/2", framed

Sold £14,000 March 2013 

The Band Stand




Oil on board, signed Braaq "Ann", and dated (19)79, 13 1/2" x 18 1/4", gilt frame

Sold £7,000 March 2013

"The Victoria Pub"




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", 23 1/2" x 17 3/4", framed

Sold £12,000 March 2013

Snowscene with Figures before a Church




Oil on board, signed, Braaq "Ann", 11" x 9", framed

Sold £5,000 March 2013

Snowscene with Figures Skating in the Foreground




Oil on canvas, signed "Braaq Ann", 15 3/4" x 19 3/4", gilt frame

Sold £14,000 December 2012

A Football Match, Industrial Town Beyond




Oil on board, signed, "Braaq Ann", 12" x 15 1/2", stained frame

Sold £11,500 December 2012

Snowscene, Industrial Town with Figures in the Foreground




Oil on board, signed Braaq (Ann), 12" x 15 1/2", stained frame

Sold £8,500 December 2012

"Can't Come out Today 'Cos I Wet the Bed Last Night"




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", inscribed by another hand verso, 20" x 30", gilt frame

Sold £30,000 June 2012

Kinder Street in Winter




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", inscribed by another hand verso, 19 3/4" x 16", gilt frame

Sold £19,000 June 2012

Industrial Landscape at Twilight with Figures on a Frozen Lake




Oil on board, signed, 17 1/4" x 23 1/2", framed

Sold £14,000 December 2011

"I'm Off Home Cos I'm Freezing"




Oil on canvas, signed and inscribed "Ann", 19 3/4" x 16", framed

Sold £10,500 June 2011

Snowscene with Figures near a Public House with an Advertising Hoarding inscribed "Empire Presents Ken Dodd, Ted Ray, Beatles ...."




Oil on board, signed and inscribed "Ann", 12" x 16", framed

Sold £6,800 June 2011

St Andrews




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq "Ann", 19 1/2" x 29 1/2", gilt frame

Sold £15,500 December 2010

"Fete Day"




Oil on board, signed Braaq F.B.A. "Ann", and dated '75, 17 1/4" x 20 1/2", gilt frame

Sold £10,500 December 2010

Snowscene with Figures on a Frozen River




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq and inscribed Ann, 17 1/4" x 23 1/2", framed

Sold £8,500 December 2010

Liverpool with Children by a red brick wall




Oil on board, signed Braaq and dated (19)75, 15 1/2" x 38 3/4", framed

Sold £11,500 September 2010

"Isn't it good when you've got money"




Oil on canvas, signed Braaq and inscribed "Ann", inscribed with title by another hand verso, 17 1/2" x 23", framed

Sold £10,000 September 2010

The Bandstand




Oil on canvas, signed and inscribed "Ann", 17 1/2" x 23 3/4", gilt frame

Sold £7,000 September 2010

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