Bernard Schultze Around a Pond 1953

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Artist
Bernard Schultze 1915–2005
Title
Around a Pond
Um einen Teich
Date 1953
Medium Linocut on paper
Dimensions Image: 410 x 575 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented anonymously 1991
Reference
P20042
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Although Schultze began his works by making abstract marks on paper, he often then developed the marks to suggest landscapes. The heavily worked marks in Around a Pond, for example, resemble thick undergrowth. The artist has described this process as starting with painting, and ending as nature.

September 2004

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