- Dorothy Mead 1928–1975
- Oil paint on canvas
- Support: 760 x 640 mm
- Presented by Andrew Forge 1971
Dorothy Mead 1928-1975
T01493 Chessboard 1958
Inscribed ‘D. Mead. 58’, b.r.
Canvas, 30 x 25 (76 x 63.5).
Presented by Andrew Forge 1971.
Coll: Andrew Forge, acquired direct from the artist.
The artist wrote (6 March 1972) that this picture was painted at her studio near Ladbroke Grove, London, and that there were other paintings of the same period and subject (in one of which a skull was represented) as well as some drawings, all of which were in her possession at the time of writing.
Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1970–1972, London 1972.