Not on display
- Cliff Holden 1919 – 2020
- Oil paint on board
- Support: 730 × 572 mm
- Purchased 1962
T00504 YELLOW SEATED FIGURE 1947
Inscr. on back of stretcher ‘Cliff Holden Marstrand Sweden’.
Oil on board, 28 3/4×22 3/4 (73×57·5).
Purchased from the Drian Galleries (Grant-in-Aid) 1962.
Exh: Borough Group, Arcade Gallery, March 1949; Fyra Engelsmän, Gummesons Konstgalleri, Stockholm, March–April 1952 (2); London Group, April–May 1959 (288), and Arts Council tour; Hallands Museum, Halmstad, October 1956 (no catalogue traced); Gummesons Konstgalleri, Stockholm, November–December 1961 (16); Drian Galleries, March 1962 (16).
This picture is from a series of seated figures painted in 1947. There is another nude study on the back.
Mary Chamot, Dennis Farr and Martin Butlin, The Modern British Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, London 1964, I