Roger Fry The Zoo, Two Fragments 1911

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Artwork details

Artist
Roger Fry 1866–1934
Title
The Zoo, Two Fragments
Date 1911
Medium Tempera on canvas
Dimensions Support: 1346 x 1105 mm
support: 2470 x 1213 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1931
Reference
N04571
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N04571 THE ZOO (fragments) 1911
 
Not inscribed.
Casein or wax medium on two irregular pieces of canvas, 53×43 1/2 (134×110) and 97 1/4×47 3/4 (247×121), with a diaper border of 2 in. on right and 7 1/2 in. below.
Purchased from the Borough Polytechnic (Clarke Fund) 1931.

One of the decorations made for the dining-room at the Borough Polytechnic. See Bernard Adeney, N04568.

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

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