Ben Nicholson OM

Dec 62 (interlocking)

1962

Artist
Ben Nicholson OM 1894–1982
Medium
Graphite and oil wash on paper mounted on painted hardboard
Dimensions
Support: 349 x 292 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1963
Reference
T00588

Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00588 DEC 62 (INTERLOCKING) 1962

Inscr. on back, ‘Nicholson Dec 1962 (interlocking) ph 493’.
Pencil and oil wash on paper, irregular, maximum dimensions, 13 3/4×11 1/2 (35×29·25), mounted on painted hardboard, 20 3/4×18 7/8 (53×48).
Presented by the Friends of the Tate Gallery 1963.
Coll: Purchased by the Friends of the Tate Gallery from the artist through the Marlborough Fine Art Ltd 1963.
Exh: Marlborough New London Gallery, April–May 1963 (58, repr.).

On the back of the sheet of paper there is a slight pencil sketch inscribed ‘Ben Nicholson Dec 62’ and ‘V’.

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

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