London, South Kensington
13 June 2002
Cecil Collins (1908-1989)
God has Flown from this World
signed and dated 'Cecil Collins 1930' (lower left) and inscribed 'god has flown from this world, Ho! ho! ho! what a flight!/(you cannot dissociate [sic] war and Disease/from that universal reprobate - God)/(antoni Valois)/- My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?/(Christ's own words upon the cross) Matthew Chap 25, verse 46/you may be sure of the worm/(Perhaps it is out of my Sickniss [sic]/that I make a god)/(Pascal)' (lower edge)
pen, brush, black and brown inks
19 x 24in. (48.2 x 67xm.)
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London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, Cecil Collins, Early Drawings, 15 Mar - 13 Apr 1991.
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