Ian Hamilton Finlay

Scottish Zulu [collaboration with David Button]

1970

View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Medium
Screenprint on paper
Dimensions
Image: 360 x 435 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Purchased 1981
Reference
P07458

Catalogue entry

P07458 SCOTTISH ZULU 1970

Not inscribed
Screenprint printed at Girdwood and published by the Wild Hawthorn Press in an edition of about 400, 14 1/4×17 1/4 (36× 43.5)
Purchased from Coracle Press (Grant-in-Aid) 1981

Made in collaboration with David Button. A Zulu is a type of Scottish fishing boat with a steeply raked stern, which got its name from the time when it was developed, during the Zulu Wars.

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