- Gwyther Irwin 1931–2008
- Cardboard on board
- Unconfirmed: 762 x 1073 x 25 mm
- Purchased 1963
T00613 FORESTS OF THE NIGHT 1963
Cardboard on blockboard, 30×42 1/4×1 (76×107×2 1/2).
Purchased from Gimpel Fils (Grant-in-Aid) 1963.
Exh: Gimpel Fils, September 1963 (1, repr. upside down).
Repr: Studio, CLXVI, 1963, p.211.
The artist wrote (14 December 1963): ‘“Forests of the Night” is composed of shredded, five-ply black cardboard and is stuck on to black blockboard with Evostick ... the picture was a reflective experience made possible by the very particular organization of the material.’
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I