Robert Cresswell Boak ARCA Biography and Works - Ross's Auctioneers & Valuers

Robert Cresswell Boak ARCA

Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA

Robert Cresswell Boak was a landscape/portrait painter and etcher born in Letterkenny, Co. Donegal. Robert was educated at the Londonderry School of Art and the Royal College of Art and then went off to Paris and Rome. He the turned to teaching art for a short well in Portsmouth and Southsea, Hampshire before making the decision to devote all of his time to his own work.

 

Boak showed twenty-seven works at the Royal Cambrian Society as well as at the Royal Hibernian Academy and in 1927 he became a member of the Belfast Art Society. He then married Margaret Cooper who was an artist and a writer from Belfast. During his time in Belfast he produced a number of etchings of the province and historic buildings. In 1932, they left Belfast before the Second World War and settled in London where he died in 1949. 

Robert Cresswell Boak ARCA - Unsold artworks for sale

There are currently 1 unsold artwork(s) that are open to offers

Robert Cresswell Boak ARCA - Auction results

There have been 168 artwork(s) sold in previous auctions
  • Lot 89 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 89 Sale Date: 02 June 2010
    Result: £400
  • Lot 176 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 176 Sale Date: 03 March 2010
    Result: £250
  • LOOKING DOWN GLENSHESK by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    LOOKING DOWN GLENSHESK Sale Date: 30 January 2014 Medium: Watercolour Drawing Size: H 10" x W 14"
    Result: £240
  • Lot 190 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 190 Sale Date: 02 June 2010
    Result: £180
  • Lot 311 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 311 Sale Date: 11 March 2009
    Result: £180
  • Lot 318 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 318 Sale Date: 01 December 2010
    Result: £160
  • Lot 350 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 350 Sale Date: 02 March 2011
    Result: £160
  • STRANGFORD FROM PORTAFERRY by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    STRANGFORD FROM PORTAFERRY Sale Date: 26 February 2014 Medium: Watercolour Drawing Size: H 6" x W 13"
    Result: £160
  • Lot 361 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 361 Sale Date: 04 June 2008
    Result: £150
  • Lot 89 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 89 Sale Date: 04 June 2008
    Result: £140
  • Lot 176 by Robert Cresswell  Boak ARCA at Ross's Auctions
    Lot 176 Sale Date: 09 December 2009
    Result: £120