Roger Fry

The Zoo, Two Fragments

1911

Medium
Tempera on canvas
Dimensions
Support: 1346 x 1105 mm
support: 2470 x 1213 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Purchased 1931
Reference
N04571

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