John Shelley

Annunciation

1968

Medium
Oil paint on board
Dimensions
Support: 959 x 1568 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1969
Reference
T01125

Catalogue entry

John Shelley b. 1938
T01125 ANNUNCIATION 1968
Not inscribed.

Oil on board, 37¾×61¾ (96×157).

Chantrey purchase from the artist 1969.
Exh: Royal Academy, 1969 (109).
Repr: Royal Academy Illustrated, 1969, p. 23.

According to the artist (letter of 13 June 1970) the landscape in this, as in all his other paintings, is entirely imaginary.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1968-70, London 1970

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