Keith Vaughan

Two graphic works for Atkinsons Christmas gift list mounted on one piece of paper

In Tate Britain

Created by
Keith Vaughan 1912–1977
Title
Two graphic works for Atkinsons Christmas gift list mounted on one piece of paper
Date
Date not known
Medium
Gouache, ink and print on paper
Dimensions
220 x 130 mm and 120 x 166 mm (drawings), 455 x 320 mm (mount)
Format
Artwork - on paper, unique
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Purchased by the archive from Thos. Agnew and Sons Ltd in November 1990
Reference
TGA 9013/2/1

Description

Two pieces of folded graphic work. Top piece is a card with 'Atkinsons Christmas gift list' painted in white and pink letters on a blue background, which fades at the bottom with a small line drawing of a church and pink and white stars. Bottom piece is a folded card with the gift list inside. It has an image of a bottle of perfume, wrapped up as a present with a tag inscribed 'from atkinsons, 24 Old Bond Street W.1'. Also has 'Atkinsons' written down the right hand side on a pink background.

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