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This website presents paintings by Edwin G Lucas, a Scottish artist who lived from 1911 to 1990. His paintings are Modernist in style and many feature Surrealist elements developed during the 1930s.

The site contains biographical information, galleries of digital images and news of exhibitions of the original paintings. Please contact us if you would like more information.

Edwin G Lucas at The Fine Art Society, 2015

Picture of the Month - The Shape of the Night, 1939

The Shape of the Night is included in the recent rehang of the Surrealism room at the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Modern Two, in Edinburgh.

Edwin and fellow Edinburgh artist Charles Pulsford currently share this room with the giants of international surrealism - Breton, Dali, Delvaux, Ernst, Giacometti, Magritte, Miro, Ray and Tanguy.

On one side of Edwin's painting is Oiseau by Salvador Dali and on the other side there's Le Miroir Magique by Rene Magritte. The painting in the cabinet underneath is another Dali, Le Signal de l'angoisse.

The Shape of the Night by Edwin G Lucas
The Shape of the Night, 1939, Oil on Canvas, 60cm x 45cm