HARRY PHELAN GIBB
Phelan Gibb was born in Alnwick, Northumberland, the son of an artist. He studied at Newcastle, Edinburgh, Paris (under J.P. Laurens), Antwerp and Munich. He was based in Paris for twenty-five years before returning to England, and was thought of highly by Gertrude Stein. Gibb exhibited at the Salon d'Automne (Sociétaire 1909), the A.A.A., London, and the Katz Gallery, New York. His first solo exhibition was held in 1911 at the Baillie Gallery, London and at the Bernheim-Jeune, Paris, in 1913.