Scottie Wilson

Fountain pen, stored in a Carabena tobacco box

[c.1930]

In Tate Britain

Created by
Scottie Wilson 1889–1972
Title
Fountain pen, stored in a Carabena tobacco box
Date
[c.1930]
Description
A note inside the box, written by Mervyn Levy, says '"Bulldog" Pen'. This is the pen Scottie Wilson first started drawing with and which he described as looking like a bulldog. Mervyn Levy in an article in the November 1966 'Studio International' mentions Scottie Wilson's smoking habits (TGA 9920/24).
Format
3D object
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Presented to the Tate Archive by Mervyn Levy, 1990
Reference
TGA 9024/1

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