Collection of prints by John Copley

This collection is a representative selection of Copley and Gabain’s works; it contains a good cross section of works following the progress of their careers, demonstrating technique and subject development.


Details

Medium:
Lithograph; etchings; watercolour
Dimensions:
Various
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £23,000)
Acquired in:
2008
Vendor:
Hilary Gerrish

There are few lithographs in Aberystwyth's collection, the preferred medium of avant-garde British printmakers. This collection from the artists' son consists of 41 lithographs, 56 etchings and a watercolour by Copley and 14 lithographs by Gabain.

Artists include

Provenance

Peter Copley via Hilary Gerrish.

Venue details

School of Art Gallery and Museum, Aberystwyth University Aberystwyth University, Buarth Mawr, ABERYSTWYTH Ceredigion SY23 1NG 01970 622460 www.aber.ac.uk/museum

Entry details

Free to all

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