Robert Medley Rhododendrons 1950

Artwork details

Artist
Robert Medley 1905–1994
Title
Rhododendrons
Date 1950
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 711 x 908 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1951
Reference
N05987
Not on display

Catalogue entry

N05987 RHODODENDRONS 1950

Not inscribed
Canvas, 28×35 3/4 (71×91).
Purchased from the Hanover Gallery (Knapping Fund) 1951.
Exh: Hanover Gallery, October–December 1950 (5).

Painted in 1950 (letter from the artist, 16 March 1960). Another picture of ‘Rhododendrons’ 1950 was lent by the artist to the Whitechapel Art Gallery, 1963 (22).

Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II

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