Bruce McLeanUntitled 1985

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Artist
Bruce McLean (born 1944)
Title
Untitled
Date 1985
MediumMonotype on paper
Dimensionsimage: 806 x 1175 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1985
Reference
P77123
Not on display

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Bruce McLean born 1944

P77123 Untitled1985

Monotype 806 x 1175 (31 3/4 x 46 1/4) on Vélin d'Arches paper, same size; printed by Alan Cox at Sky Editions and published by Bernard Jacobson Gallery
Inscribed ‘Bruce McLean 1985' b.r.; printer's stamp b.r.
Purchased from Bernard Jacobson Gallery (Grant-in-Aid) 1985

P77123 is a monotype which was made by drawing with paint and inks on to a perspex surface and printing the surface on a lithographic press. It is the twenty-first monotype in a series of twenty-five that were executed, very swiftly, for the artist's exhibition at Bernard Jacobson Gallery in 1985. The series continued to grow after the exhibition when McLean returned to Sky Editions to make further monotypes… (read more)

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