Ian McKeeverPrint H - Version IV 1997

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Artwork details

Artist
Ian McKeever (born 1946)
Title
Print H - Version IV
Date 1997
MediumWoodcut on paper
Dimensionsimage: 1122 x 798 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1998
Reference
P20173
View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Technique and condition

A woodcut monoprint originating from a series of ninety-six woodcut monoprints illustrating twelve images depicted in eight different variations.

The design was incised into a block of plywood with a chisel or large nail. The block was then cut up using a jigsaw and the separate pieces inked with black printing ink. The blocks were reassembled to pass through the printing press. It is printed with heavily embossed line work incorporated into the image. The print is in mint condition and stored mounted.

Calvin Winner
September 1998

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