Passage by Sean Scully

Layers of colour are applied in much the same way as in his paintings, wet on wet instead of waiting for each colour to dry before printing on the next.

Details

Medium:
Woodcut on handmade paper Dimensions: 103 x 128 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,526 ( Total: £7,895)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Pamela Auchincloss Gallery

These layers of colour reveal themselves through the lines gouged out of each wooden block.

Provenance

Pamela Auchincloss Gallery.

Venue details

The Whitworth The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester Greater Manchester M15 6ER 0161 275 7450 www.manchester.ac.uk/whitworth

Entry details

Free to all

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