1) Collection of prints; 2) Fishman by Various artists

The print collection includes work by a number of prominent 20th-century artists, and was donated with the aim of further strengthening Falmouth’s growing print collection.


Details

Medium:
1) screenprints, lithographs, etchings and monoprints; 2) papier-mch sculpture
Dimensions:
1) various; 2) height: 50 cm
Acquired in:
2012
Bequeathed by:
Margaret Whitford through The Art Fund

Hew Locke was trained at Falmouth Art College, and hence this early sculpture also falls within the gallery’s collecting policy. His choice of bright colours and unusual medium prefigures his later large-scale, multimedia installations for which he is now best-known.

Provenance

Margaret Whitford.

Venue details

Falmouth Art Gallery Municipal Buildings, The Moor, FALMOUTH Cornwall TR11 2RT 01326 313 863 www.falmouthartgallery.com

Entry details

Free to all

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm

Closed Good Friday and 25 Dec – 1 Jan

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