Roger Fry
The Zoo, Two Fragments 1911

Artwork details

Roger Fry 1866–1934
The Zoo, Two Fragments
Date 1911
Medium Tempera on canvas
Dimensions Support: 1346 x 1105 mm
support: 2470 x 1213 mm
Acquisition Purchased 1931
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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