1) Vivien; 2) Ada by Alex Katz

Depicting Alex Katz’s daughter-in-law Vivien and wife, Ada, these recent charcoal drawings highlight the importance of family and friends in Katz’s art.

Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Charcoal on paper Dimensions: 1) 38.7 x 57.2 cm; 2) 57.2 x 38.7 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,400 ( Total: £24,500)
Acquired in:
2014
Vendor:
Timothy Taylor Gallery Ltd

A third work, the 1998 cartoon drawing Sailing (Mary Jane), was gifted to mima by the artist.

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

mima, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art Centre Square, MIDDLESBROUGH Cleveland TS1 2AZ 01642 726720 www.visitmima.com

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