Patrick Procktor - Venice (detail), 1972

Patrick Procktor

March 8, 2013

Greatly influenced by pop art as well as his personal travels, Patrick Procktor was an English artist who mostly painted using watercolor, oil, and acrylic. He became a member of the Royal Academy in 1996, and his painting The Guardian Readers can be found on one of Elton John's album covers.

Featured image: Patrick Procktor - Venice (detail), 1972. Photo credits pinterest.com.
Image used for illustrative purposes only.