Cecil Collins

Head

1939

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Medium
Drypoint on paper
Dimensions
Image: 86 x 74 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by Elisabeth and Cecil Collins 1981
Reference
P11016

Catalogue entry

P11016 HEAD 1939

Inscribed ‘Cecil Collins 1939’ bottom right and ‘3/40’ and ‘Head’
Etching, published by the artist in an edition of 40, 3 1/2×3 (9×7.6)
Presented by Elisabeth and Cecil Collins 1981
Lit: Richard Morphet The Prints of Cecil Collins Tate Gallery 1981, no.8

Collins printed a very small edition of this print in 1939 and made a new edition at the time of his exhibition at the Tate Gallery in 1981.

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