Composition, 1936 by Eileen Agar

This composition evokes a floating and dream-like state, populated by animal and plant-life motifs and abstract design typical of the artist's oeuvre.


Mixed media on paper
38.3 x 56.1 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,500 ( Total: £4,500)
Acquired in:
Mayor Gallery

The work was made in the year of the ground-breaking International Surrealist Exhibition in London. This work was purchased with additional funding from the David and Liza Brown Bequest Fund through the Art Fund.


Private collection; Mayor Gallery, London.

Venue details

Southampton City Art Gallery Civic Centre, Commercial Road, SOUTHAMPTON Hampshire SO14 7LP 023 8083 3007

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