Mersad Berber Byzantium I 1980

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Artwork details

Artist
Mersad Berber born 1940
Title
Byzantium I
Date 1980
Medium Screenprint on paper
Dimensions Image: 1200 x 800 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1981
Reference
P07583
Not on display

Catalogue entry

P07583 BYZANTIUM I 1980

Inscribed ‘Mersad B’ centre right and ‘1980’ and ‘Byzantium I’ and ‘EA’
Screenprint and woodcut, printed and published by the artist (edition size not known), 47 1/4×31 1/2 (120×80)

Purchased from the artist (Grant-in-Aid) 1981

Berber's prints are a rich and decorative mixture using elements from the tradition of Bosnian ornamentation and Byzantine art. He is also a tapestry designer.


Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1980-82: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1984

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