Mersad Berber

Byzantium III

1973–80

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Artist
Mersad Berber 1940–2012
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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