Henry Mundy b. 1919
T00709 Float III 1961
Inscr. ‘Henry Mundy Float III 61’ on back.
Oil and pencil on hardboard, 63 x 78 (160 x 198).
Presented by the Contemporary Art Society 1964.
Coll: Purchased by the C.A.S. from the Hanover Gallery 1961.
Exh: Recent Acquisitions of the C.A.S., Arts Council, July–August 1964 (32).
This painting is the third of a series of three entitled ‘Float’. The preceding paintings I and II were exhibited in the artist’s one-man shows at the Stone Gallery, Newcastle, 1961 (8) and the Hanover Gallery, June 1962 (3, repr.) respectively, but were afterwards destroyed by him.
Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1964–1965, London 1966.