<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

Creator:
Joe Tilson, born 1928, British
Title:
The Shield of Achilles
Date:
1990
Medium:
Screenprint, woodcut, and silver leaf on thick, moderately textured, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Image: 47 1/4 × 35 1/2 inches (120 × 90.2 cm) and Frame: 58 × 45 5/8 × 1 1/4 inches (147.3 × 115.9 × 3.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "37/45"

Signed and dated in graphite, lower right: "Tilson 1990"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Fredric Finkelstein, Yale BA 1963
Copyright Status:
© The Artist
Accession Number:
B2018.11.2
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abstract art | Greek mythology | religious and mythological subject | shield
Associated People:
Achilles
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
Exhibition History:
<double click to display>
<double click to hide>

Photographs | Contemporary Art: Recent Gifts and Acquisitions (Yale Center for British Art, 2019-06-20 - 2019-09-08)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:75897
Export:
XML | RDF
If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.