David Jones

Studies of wooden chest and notes about anchor, tackle, sails, masts and capstan

[c.1960–2]

Created by
David Jones 1895–1974
Title
Studies of wooden chest and notes about anchor, tackle, sails, masts and capstan
Date
[c.1960–2]
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
330 x 422 mm (drawing), 420 x 594 mm (mount)
Description
This is probably a study for 'Trystan Ac Essyllt' or 'Tristan and Iseult.' This was a pencil and watercolour painting Jones did in 1962 and was based on the Celtic legend of Tristan and Iseult.
Format
Artwork - on paper, unique
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Purchased by the Archive from the Anthony d'Offay Gallery, 1982.
Reference
TGA 8222/1/99

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