Alfred Wallis Houses at St Ives, Cornwall ?c.1928–42

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Artwork details

Artist
Alfred Wallis 1855–1942
Title
Houses at St Ives, Cornwall
Date ?c.1928–42
Medium Oil paint on cardboard
Dimensions Support: 267 x 318 mm
frame: 466 x 520 x 33 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by Ben Nicholson 1959
Reference
T00239
Not on display

Catalogue entry

T00239 HOUSES AT ST IVES, CORNWALL

Inscr. ‘alfred wallis’ t.l.
Ship's oil paint on cardboard, 10 1/2×12 3/8 (27×31·5).
Presented by Ben Nicholson 1959.
Coll: Purchased by Ben Nicholson from the artist.
Exh: Paintings by Alfred Wallis, Bournemouth Arts Club, August–September 1950 (19, repr.).
Repr: Horizon, VII, No.37, 1943, facing p.49; Sven Berlin, Alfred Wallis, Primitive, 1949, pl.48.

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Published in:
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, II

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