Ceri Richards The Sculptor in his Studio 1937

Artwork details

Artist
Ceri Richards 1903–1971
Title
The Sculptor in his Studio
Date 1937
Medium Wood, paper, ink, graphite, strip brass and nails
Dimensions Object: 464 x 432 x 44 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Sir Colin and Lady Anderson through the Contemporary Art Society 1959
Reference
T00308
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00308 THE SCULPTOR IN HIS STUDIO 1937

Inscr. ‘Sculptor in his Studio Ceri Richards 1937’ on the back.
Wood relief, with paper collage, ink and pencil, strip brass and nails, 18 1/4×17×1 1/2 (46·5×43×4·5).
Presented by Sir Colin and Lady Anderson through the Contemporary Art Society 1959.
Coll: Purchased by Sir Colin Anderson from the artist 1937.
Exh: I.C.A., Forty Years of Modern Art 1907–1947. A Selection from British Collectors, Academy Hall,
February–March 1948 (78); Whitechapel Art Gallery, June–July 1960 (97).

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

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