Keith VaughanNinth Assembly of Figures (Eldorado Banal) 1976

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Artist
Keith Vaughan (1912‑1977)
Title
Ninth Assembly of Figures (Eldorado Banal)
Date 1976
MediumOil paint on canvas
Dimensionssupport: 1150 x 1530 mm frame: 1184 x 1562 x 50 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1983
Reference
T03700
Not on display

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T03700 Ninth Assembly of Figures (Eldorado Banal) 1976

Oil on canvas 45 1/4 × 60 1/4 (1150 × 1530)
Inscribed on reverse ‘ELDORADO BANAL/(9th ASSEMBLY OF FIGURES 1976)/45 × 60/Keith Vaughan/“Quelle est cette île triste et noire - c'est
Cythère/Nous dit-on un pays fameux dans les chansons/Eldorado banal de tous les vieux garçons/Regarde, après tout, c'est une pauvre terre”’
Purchased from Professor John N. Ball and Dr Gordon Hargreaves (Grant-in-Aid) 1983
Prov: Purchased by Professor John N. Ball and Dr Gordon Hargreaves from Waddington Galleries, 1976
Exh: Keith Vaughan, New Paintings and Gouaches, Waddington Galleries, March–April 1976 (no catalogue); British Painting 1952–1977, RA, September–October 1977 (371, repr… (read more)

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