Sir Gerald Kelly Alex and Demary Dancing in a Music Hall at Algiers 1906

Share this artwork

Artwork details

Artist
Sir Gerald Kelly 1879–1972
Title
Alex and Demary Dancing in a Music Hall at Algiers
Date 1906
Medium Oil paint on wood
Dimensions Support: 148 x 180 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented anonymously in memory of Sir Terence Rattigan 1983
Reference
T03651
Not on display

Display caption

In March 1906 Kelly visited North Africa with his friend the novelist Somerset Maugham. He painted this sketch during a performance in a music hall in Algiers.

May 1996

About this artwork