Alex Katz on the Tate collection
Tate St Ives: Display
19 May 23 September 2012
Henri Rousseau ('Le Douanier'), 'Bouquet of Flowers' circa 1909-10
Henri Rousseau ('Le Douanier')
Bouquet of Flowers circa 1909-10
Oil on canvas
support: 610 x 495 mm frame: 847 x 730 x 95 mm
Bequeathed by C. Frank Stoop 1933

For the summer season at Tate St Ives Alex Katz has selected a special display from the Tate collection. Revealing a keen interest in the European tradition, the works span over 200 years and demonstrate his ongoing passion for the potential of painting. The display includes works by Marlene Dumas, Howard Hodgkin, Gary Hume, Franz Kline, Thomas Lawrence, Piet Mondrian, William Nicholson, Francis Picabia, Henri Rousseau, Walter Sickert, Chaïm Soutine, George Stubbs, Luc Tuymans.

Part of Alex Katz: Give Me Tomorrow, Lower Gallery 2, Tate St Ives.