Group of works by Ian Hamilton Finlay

A group of 11 works and related material comprising 1) A small boat named 'Maryeared’ covered by a net; 2) A small boat numbered ‘FR168’ covered by a net; 3) Glass poem ‘The Land Shadows’; 4) ‘Aircraft Carrier Torso’ a small stone object; 5) 'Ark/Arc’ (a metal and enamel work); 6) ‘Sea Pink’ on embroidery; 7) A fibre glass cylindrical tube with inscribed words; 8) Two glass floats with inscriptions; 9) ‘Ring/Net/Dove’ inscribed marble with a wooden stand; 10) A tiny toy spotted cow or bull; 11) A blue wooden toy model rocket; 12) archival material containing correspondence between the donor and artist.

Details

Medium:
Various
Dimensions:
Various
Acquired in:
2003
Bequeathed by:
David Brown through The Art Fund

Part of two bequests to three museums by David Brown through the Art Fund in 2003.

Provenance

David Brown.

Venue details

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

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