Mersad Berber Byzantium III 1973–80

Artwork details

Artist
Mersad Berber born 1940
Title
Byzantium III
Date 1973–80
Medium Screenprint on paper
Dimensions Image: 1196 x 836 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1981
Reference
P02547
Not on display

Catalogue entry

P02547 BYZANTIUM III 1973–80


Inscribed ‘Mersad Berber’ bottom right and ‘1973’ and ‘Byzantium III’ and ‘EA 3/3’
Screenprint and woodcut, printed and published by the artist (edition size not known), 47 1/8×32 7/8 (119.6×83.6)
Presented by the artist 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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