Head by Tony Bevan

The picture is intentionally ambiguous.

Details

Medium:
Acrylic & charcoal on canvas
Dimensions:
154 x 160 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,100 ( Total: £20,400)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Michael Hue-Williams Fine Art Ltd

Neither the scale of the head nor its connection to a body are defined. It stands out sculpturally against the unpenetrated rear wall and the location of the eyes, nose and mouth seem uncertain.

Provenance

Artist.

Venue details

Swindon Museum and Art Gallery Bath Road, SWINDON Wiltshire SN1 4BA 01793 466556 www.swindonmuseumandartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

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