London, South Kensington
15 July 2009
John Minton (1917-1957)
Vague Composition or Anything
inscribed 'VAGUE/COMPOSITION/OR/ANYTHING' (lower left)
7¼ x 8½ in. (18.4 x 21.6 cm.)
Executed circa 1934.
Given by the artist to John Hyde in 1936.
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London, Royal College of Art, John Minton, 1917-1957 : a selective retrospective, January - February 1994; this exhibition travelled to Bath, Victoria Art Gallery; Llandudno, Oriel Mostyn and Newtown, Oriel 31.
The present work depicts, amongst others, Isabel Rawsthorne, Francis Bacon and Roy de Maistre.
We are grateful to Frances Spalding for her assistance cataloguing the present work.
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