9 June 2006
Gillian Ayres, R.A. (b. 1930)
signed and dated 'Gillian/Ayres/82' (lower centre)
oil on canvas
23¾ in. (60.3 cm.) diameter
with Knoedler Kasmin Gallery, London.
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Exhibition catalogue, Gillian Ayres, London, Serpentine Gallery, 1984, p. 6, no. 16.
London, Serpentine Gallery, Gillian Ayres, November 1983 - January 1984, no. 16.
The title of this work refers to an Iron age hillfort in Aberdaron in Wales.
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