George Plante (1914–1995)

Educated at Edinburgh College of Art and at Contempora, Berlin, Plante served as a radio officer in the Merchant Navy on the SS Sourabaya during the Second World War. He painted during periods of leave and while off-duty and, after the war, he was an art director in the commercial sector.

Works featured in this exhibition

A Rescue-ship in the Atlantic: March 1943 A Rescue-ship in the Atlantic: March 1943