Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Walter Richard Sickert, 1860–1942, British, born in Germany

Title:
The Trapeze
Date:
ca. 1920
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 24 1/2 x 32 inches (62.2 x 81.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Signed in blue paint, lower right: "Sickert"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1981.25.568
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
trapeze | performer | woman | brushstrokes | tent | circus (performance) | performance
Currently On View:
On view
Exhibition History:
Figuring Women - The Female in Modern British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 2008-03-28 - 2008-06-08)

Edgar Degas - Six Friends at Dieppe (Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 2005-09-16 - 2006-01-15)

Revisiting Traditions [BAC 20th century painting & sculpture] (Yale Center for British Art, 2002-04-30 - 2005-05-18)

20th Century Paintings and Sculpture (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-01-27 - 2000-04-30)

Publications:
Figuring women, the female in modern British art. , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2008, pp. 14-15, V 1925 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:65