Collection of paintings by Alex Katz

20 works by Alex Katz to be displayed in 1 room.

Details

Medium:
Oil on board
Dimensions:
Various
Acquired in:
2008
Vendor:
Anthony d'Offay Limited

These works form part of a collection called ARTIST ROOMS consisting of 725 works of art formerly owned by Anthony d'Offay which will be divided into 50 rooms by 25 artists plus 10 additional works. Acquired jointly by Tate and National Galleries Scotland through The d'Offay Donation with assistance from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and the Art Fund 2008. As well as showing artists’ work in depth, the unique intention behind this acquisition is that the rooms will tour the UK, as well as being shown in NGS and Tate. ARTIST ROOMS was bought for £26,530,219 with a grant of £1 million from the Art Fund.

Provenance

Anthony d'Offay.

Venue details

Tate LONDON SW1P 4RG

The Tate Collection is on display at Tate Britain, Tate Modern, Tate Liverpool and Tate St Ives.

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