Ian Hamilton Finlay

Acrobats

1966

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Artist
Ian Hamilton Finlay 1925–2006
Medium
Screenprint on paper
Dimensions
Image: 388 x 279 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Purchased 1981
Reference
P07450

Catalogue entry

P07450 ACROBATS 1966

Not inscribed
Screenprint, printed at Girdwood, Edinburgh and published by the Wild Hawthorn Press, Lanark in an edition of about 400, 15 1/8×11 (38.8×27.9)
Purchased from Coracle Press (Grant-in-Aid) 1981

Wild Hawthorn Press is Finlay's own publishing name; Girdwood is a commercial screenprinting company in Edinburgh, where many of his prints are made. Finlay's prints are frequently collaborations, this one being with Ron Costley.

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

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