Missing Leaves / United Leaves by Marion Smith

The University of Dundee Museum Collections have been given £100,000 through the Art Fund’s Renew scheme to develop a collection of art inspired by D’Arcy Thompson, the University’s first Professor of Biology.


Details

Medium:
Wood / etching Dimensions: Missing Leaves: 49 x 45 x 5 cm United Leaves: 20 x 30 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,600 ( Total: £1,600)
Acquired in:
2014
Vendor:
Marion Smith

The grant allowed the Museum to acquire 20thcentury works as well as commission contemporary artists to create new pieces.

Provenance

Owned by the artist; Exhibited in Sculptors’ Prints at RSA, 2013.

Venue details

University of Dundee Museum Collections Tower Foyer & Lamb Galleries, Tower Building, University of Dundee, DUNDEE Tayside DD1 4HN 01382 384310 www.dundee.ac.uk/museum

Entry details

Free to all

Tower Foyer & Lamb Galleries

Mon-Fri, 9.30am – 7pm 

Sat, 1 – 5pm

D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum

Jun – Aug (or throughout the year by appointment)

Fri, 2 – 4.30pm

Artists’ Book Collection Dundee 

By appointment

Mon – Fri, 10am – 6pm

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