16 November 2007
Joe Tilson (b. 1928)
signed, inscribed and dated three times 'JOE TILSON/11, ARGYLL RD/KENSINGTON/W.8./WES 8341 CONQUER/1958-59' (on the reverse and on an exhibition label attached to the reverse)
oil on board
84 x 60 in. (213.5 x 152.5 cm.)
Acquired by the present owner in 1985.
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Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery, John Moore's Liverpool Exhibition, 1959, catalogue not traced.
London, Tate Gallery, St Ives, February - April 1985, no. 180.
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