William Scott: Paintings Drawings And Gouaches 1938-71.
The Tate Gallery.
Square 8vo. 8.5 x 8.5 inches. 84 pp. Bound in original orange cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has chipped edges and a few small spots. Slight wear to extremities and first free endpaper is clipped at top right corner and with 1976 signature; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Catalogue of the 125 works at the Tate Gallery exhibition of 1972, the first to show his work on a large scale in this country, by Alan Bowness, Reader in History of Art at the Courtauld Institute. William Scott (1913-89) was a Scottish born abstract artist, whose family moved to Northern Ireland and known for his still life painting. At the end are biographical notes.
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