Tim Scott b. 1937
T01366 Quinquereme 1966
Fibreglass, acrylic sheet and wood, 84¾ x 240½ x 59¼ (215 x 621 x 150.5).
Presented by Alistair McAlpine 1971.
Exh: Whitechapel Art Gallery, June-July 1967 (18, repr. in colour); New British Painting and Sculpture, University of California, Los Angeles, January 1968 (repr.); The Alistair McAlpine Gift, Tate Gallery, June-August 1971 (30, repr.).
Lit: Anne Sevmour, in catalogue of The Alistair McAlpine Gift, 1971, pp. 72–85.
Repr: Artforum, VI, March 1968, p.64
‘Quinquereme’ is in an edition of three.
The artist said (conversation with the compiler 21 March 1972) that T01366 was the first sculpture in which he placed coloured segments of acrylic sheet vertically…