The Three Graces, 1991

Catalogue number
  • Art.IWM ART 16635
Department
Art and Popular Design
Production date
1991-04-01
Materials
  • Support: paper
  • medium: Watercolour
  • medium: gouache
  • medium: collage
Dimensions
  • Support: Height 700 mm, Width 998 mm
Alternative names
  • object category: drawing
Creator
Category
art

Object description

image: The 'Three Graces' from Botticelli's 'Primavera' are sited in a desert, their robes made up of newspaper cuttings relating to the Gulf War. The sky is a deep black from the burning oil wells seen on the horizon.

Label

This is a companion drawing to 'Sunbathing Sargeants' (IWM:ART 16455).

Inscription

Nicola Lane April 1991

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