Ian Hamilton Finlay
Gourd [collaboration with Ron Costley] 1975

Artwork details

Ian Hamilton Finlay 1925–2006
Gourd [collaboration with Ron Costley]
Date 1975
Medium Screenprint on paper
Dimensions Image: 280 x 418 mm
Acquisition Purchased 1981
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Catalogue entry

P07464 GOURD 1975

Inscribed (on folder) ‘Ian Hamilton Finlay’ and ‘13’
Screenprint printed at PKM Studio and published by the Wild Hawthorn Press in an edition of 350, 11×16 1/2 (28×41.8)
Purchased from Coracle Press (Grant-in-Aid) 1981

Made in collaboration with Ron Costley. The image presents a ship in section with aeroplanes inside it like seeds in a gourd.

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

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