William Turnbull Mask I 1953

Artwork details

Artist
William Turnbull 1922–2012
Title
Mask I
Date 1953
Medium Bronze
Dimensions Object: 230 x 205 x 70 mm, 2.4 kg
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Transferred from the Victoria & Albert Museum 1983
Reference
T03773
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T03773 Mask I 1953

Bronze 9 1/8 × 8 1/8 × 2 3/4 (230 × 205 × 70)

Not inscribed
Transferred from the Victoria and Albert Museum 1983

Prov: Purchased by the Department of Circulation, Victoria and Albert Museum, Sotheby's, 15 April 1964, 149, as ‘Mask II, 1955’ (Circ. 194–1964)

Exh: William Turnbull, Tate Gallery, August–October 1973 (8, repr.)

The artist has confirmed the correct title and date of this sculpture (letter of 4 December 1984). There is one other cast, which belongs to the artist.


Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1982-84: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions, London 1986

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