The Trial (after Kafka) by Keith Vaughan

The 'Trial' is figurative in the most literal sense of the word, in that it is dominated by boldly simplified monolithic figures composed without the distraction of minutely observed detail.

Details

Medium:
Oil on cardboard
Dimensions:
71 x 100 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,200 ( Total: £4,400)
Acquired in:
1984
Vendor:
Agnew's

Although on occasion his work came close to total abstraction, notably in the landscape paintings, the suggestion of a recognisable, if nightmarish, location is always present.

Provenance

Agnew.

Venue details

Worthing Museum and Art Gallery Chapel Road, WORTHING West Sussex BN11 1HP 01903 221448 www.worthingmuseum.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

Tue – Sat, 10am – 5pm

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