Ben Nicholson OMTurkish sundial & column 1967

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Artist
Ben Nicholson OM (1894‑1982)
Title
Turkish sundial & column
Date 1967
MediumEtching on paper
Dimensionsimage: 209 x 232 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the artist 1968
Reference
P02014
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Catalogue entry

P02014 [from] TWELVE ETCHINGS 1965, 1966 and 1967 [P02008-P02019]
Presented by the artist, 1968

Turkish sundial & column. 1967
Inscribed ‘Nicholson 67’, b.l.; and ‘(Turkish sundial & column)’ on reverse; embossed with print-maker's stamp, b.l; sheet 12 3/4×15 (32·5×38); plate 8 1/2×9 (21·5×23).

This group of etchings neither forms a single suite nor includes any complete suite. ‘Turkish sundial and column’ [P02014] is one of ten etchings included in Nicholson's suite ‘Greek and Turkish Forms’. ‘Palästra’ [P02009] and ‘small silent Siena’ [P02008] are two of ten etchings included in Nicholson's ‘architectural suite’ (where ‘small silent Siena’ is entitled ‘Siena’). Both suites were published jointly by Ganymed Original Editions Ltd and Marlborough Fine Art Ltd… (read more)

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