Six Definitions by Ian Hamilton Finlay

Six separate inscriptions cast in bronze.

Details

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
400 cm
Art Fund grant:
£20,000 ( Total: £48,000)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Ian Hamilton Finlay

Each inscription is followed by a dictionary-type definition and a sentence taken from a literary source. The six titles are Temple, Grove, Horizon, Sheep, Shadow and Peace.

Provenance

Designed for the wall between the Gallery and the Gallery car park.

Venue details

Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art 73/75 Belford Road, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH4 3DR 0131 624 6200 www.nationalgalleries.org

Entry details

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