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Mixed Media Painting - Rafters

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ŠTony Bevan

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Basic Information

Accession Number:2000Q36
Collection:Fine Art Paintings and Sculpture
Date:1999 - 1999

Maker Information

Artist:Tony Bevan - View biography for Tony Bevan


Bevan wrote, 'Rafters started with seeing Windsor Castle after the fire. The sadness, not the destruction, interested me - the opening up, the cables and everything exposed. It was a photograph in a newspaper, and made me become conscious of other rafters visible elsewhere.'

Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society Special Collection Scheme with funds from the Arts Council Lottery Fund and The Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 2000.

Further Information

Production Period:20th century
Medium:Acrylic and charcoal on canvas.
Place of Origin: London, England

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Height:1800 mm
Width:2160 mm