1) Greeting Card for New Year; 2) Untitled (poster for Atelier 17 exhibition at the ICA) by S W Hayter

1) Woodcut printed from three blocks in orange, red and blue; 2) Collaborative work by members of Atelier 17: Stanley Hayter, Dadi Wirz, Gail Singer, Enrique Zanaftu and Ingrid Sittor (main illustration).


Details

Medium:
1) woodcut; 2) engraving, etching, scorper & aquatint
Dimensions:
1) 9.3 x 14.1 cm; 2) 24.5 x 39.2 cm
Acquired in:
2010
Bequeathed by:
Ann Forsdyke through The Art Fund

These works form part of a large bequest from Mrs Ann Forsdyke. Mrs Forsdyke worked at the Whitechapel Art Gallery in the 1950s as assistant to the Director Bryan Robertson. She forged relationships with a number of artists during this time who later came to be represented in her collection.

Artists include

Provenance

Ann Forsdyke.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, CAMBRIDGE Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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