Kenneth MartinChance and Order Group VII, Drawing 6 1971

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Artist
Kenneth Martin (1905‑1984)
Title
Chance and Order Group VII, Drawing 6
Date 1971
MediumCrayon, graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensionssupport: 343 x 229 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1974
Reference
T01847
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T01847

Crayon, pencil and wash on graph paper, 343 x 229 mm (13 1/2 x 9 in)
Inscribed by the artist in pencil ‘July 9.10 A.’ top left and ‘VII/6’ bottom left; two charts of numbers, variously circled in colour, at bottom; numbered in green ink in another hand ‘1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12’ bottom right
Purchased from the Waddington Galleries, London (Grant-in Aid) 1974

Exhibited:
Kenneth Martin: Paintings, Waddington Galleries II, London, February-March 1974 (not in catalogue)
Kenneth Martin, Tate Gallery, London, May-June 1975 (114, reproduced in colour p.139)
Kenneth Martin, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, April-June 1979 (38, reproduced p.54)

Literature:
Tate Gallery Report and Acquisitions, 1972-4, London 1975, pp… (read more)

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