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Creator:
Ben Nicholson, 1894–1982, British
Title:

1940 (composition)

Date:
between 1940 and 1947
Medium:
Gouache and graphite on board
Dimensions:
Frame: 8 7/16 × 8 7/16 × 1 inches (21.5 × 21.5 × 2.5 cm) and Sheet: 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 inches (19.1 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper center: "TOP" | (gouache); lower right: "Framing <...> 2101"; in blue ink, lower left: "PM4037"

Signed and dated on verso in graphite, upper center: "Ben Nicholson | 1940 | (exec 1947)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B2014.5.73
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abstract art | circle | composition | square
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:54410
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A Decade of Gifts and Acquisitions, New Haven, 2017, p. 5, V2724 (YCBA)


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