Robert Adams

Sketchbook

[c.1968–71]

Front cover

Created by
Robert Adams 1917–1984
Date
[c.1968–71]
Dimensions
406 x 254 mm
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Robert Adams, ‘Front cover’ [c.1968–71]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Robert Adams 1917–1984
Title
Sketchbook
Date
[c.1968–71]
Description
Ink and graphite on paper, 406 x 254 mm

Blue cover printed 'Winsor and Newton Swift lay-out Series 47'. Contains one slight study for an unrealised sculpture. Also contains a list of reasons, compiled by Robert and Patricia Adams, for and against moving from London to either St Ives or Essex. Inserted into the sketchbook are property details from estate agent James Lanham of land for sale at Lelant, St Ives. On the reverse are details of a chapel at Morvah.
Format
Bound volume - sketchbook
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented by Mrs Pat Adams, widow of the artist, and her daughter Mrs Mary Adams Weatherhead, in 1984 and 1990.
Reference
TGA 8421/1/45

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