Joe Tilson Transparency Clip-o-Matic Lips 1967–8

Artwork details

Artist
Joe Tilson born 1928
Title
Transparency Clip-o-Matic Lips
Date 1967–8
Medium Screenprint on acetate film with metallised film
Dimensions Image: 883 x 657 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by John Piper 1970
Reference
P01053
Not on display

Catalogue entry

P01053  TRANSPARENCY, CLIP-O-MATIC LIPS 1967
Inscribed.
Screenprint on paper and acetate film with metallised film, 28×20 (71×51).
Presented by Mr John Piper 1970.

This was Tilson's first use of this particular mouth image (see the note on P03261 above). It was screen printed at the Kelpra Studio in an edition of 70.

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

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