Brian Midlane (1913-1996) was a well-known painter and draughtsman, born in Wellington, New Zealand but raised in Australia. He was the partner of the Australian artist Mollie Paxton (born 1914) and together they first came to England in 1939. They returned to Australia due to War World II but came back to Pimlico in London by the late 1940s. He worked both in England and in Paris and exhibited with Roland, Browse & Delbanco, The Leicester Galleries, and other contemporary galleries. He had a recognisable, individual style.

Brian Midlane - Portrait of A Seated Woman

Artist: Brian MidlaneTitle: Portrait of A Seated Woman - an original signed and dated drawing in charcoal and inks; unframed   Description: An original drawing in charcoal and inks, signed by the artist lower right and dated 21st March 1956. Although we cannot be absolut..

Brian Midlane - Reclining Female Nude

Artist: Brian MidlaneTitle: Reclining Female Nude   Description: An original drawing in graphite, signed by the artist lower right. Although not dated it is highly likely to be circa 1950-55. It is in good clean condition for its age with some very minor paper ..