Adrian Stokes Still Life 1963

Artwork details

Artist
Adrian Stokes 1902–1972
Title
Still Life
Date 1963
Medium Oil paint on canvas
Dimensions Support: 457 x 457 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1965
Reference
T00720
Not on display

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In 1951 the painter Patrick Heron wrote of Stokes's still life paintings: 'a detached exploration of unemotive forms is undertaken. The smallest nuances of tone and reflected light become ... the material of a significant architecture'.

September 2004

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