Ian Hamilton FinlayStarlit Waters 1967

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Artist
Ian Hamilton Finlay (1925‑2006)
Title
Starlit Waters
Date 1967
MediumWood and nylon net
Dimensionsobject: 311 x 2400 x 133 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1976
Reference
T02034
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T02034 STARLIT WATERS 1967

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Painted wood and nylon fishing net, 12 1/4×94 1/2×5 1/4 (31.1×240×13.4)
Purchased from the artist (Grant-in-Aid) 1976
Exh: Ian Hamilton Finlay, Axiom Gallery, August–September 1968 (no catalogue); Ian Hamilton Finlay, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh, July–August 1972 and subsequent tour (31)
Lit: Bryan Robertson, ‘There? Where?’, Spectator, 6 September 1968, p.336; Stephen Bann, ‘Ian Hamilton Finlay-the structure of a poetic universe’, Studio International, February 1969, p.78 repr.; David Brown; ‘Stonypath: An Inland Garden’ Studio International, January/February 1977 pp.34–37

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