Dame Barbara HepworthTwo Forms (White and Yellow) 1955

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Artist
Dame Barbara Hepworth (1903‑1975)
Title
Two Forms (White and Yellow)
Date 1955
MediumOil paint and graphite on board
Dimensionssupport: 425 x 152 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Bequeathed by Miss E.M. Hodgkins 1977
Reference
T02227
Not on display

Catalogue entry

Dame Barbara Hepworth1903-1975

T02227 Two Forms (White and Yellow) 1955

Oil and pencil on wood panel 425 x 152 (16 3/4 x 6) on an oil painted hardboard support 518 x 238 (20 3/8 x 9 3/8)

Inscribed in pencil 'Barbara Hepworth 3/55' b.r. and on the back of the mounting board in pencil over an area of white paint 'Barbara Hepworth | "Two Forms" | (white and yellow) | 1955 | oil & pencil | 17" x 6"', and an arrow with the word 'TOP' centre top

Bequeathed by Miss E.M. Hodgkins 1977

Provenance:
Purchased from the artist through the Penwith Gallery by Miss E.M. Hodgkins 1955

Exhibited:
Summer Exhibition, Penwith Society of Arts, St Ives, 1955 (71)
Exhibition on the Occasion of the Conferment of the Honorary Freedom of the Borough of St Ives on Bernard Leach and Barbara Barbara Hepworth, Guildhall, St Ives, Sept.-Oct. 1968 (no cat… (read more)

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