Harold Cohen Benedictus 1961

Artwork details

Artist
Harold Cohen born 1928
Title
Benedictus
Date 1961
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 832 x 2332 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1962
Reference
T00470
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00470 BENEDICTUS 1961
 
Inscr. on back of canvas: ‘Harold Cohen Benedictus. Top. March 1961. New York.’ Three strips of unprimed canvas, joined behind with two further strips, 33×92 (84×234). Purchased from the artist (Grant-in-Aid) 1962.
Exh: Allan Stone Gallery, New York, May 1961 (no catalogue).

Painted while the artist was working in New York on a Harkness Commonwealth Fellowship.

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I

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