An image of Icarus drowned

Michael Ayrton

(England 20 Feb 1921 – 16 Nov 1975)

Icarus drowned

Location
Not on display
Year
1960
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on plaster of paris on hardboard
Dimensions
61.0 x 122.0 cm board; 66.0 x 126.3 x 7.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated u.l., pencil "Michael Ayrton/ June-July 1960".
Credit
Purchased 1961
Accession number
OB1.1962
Copyright
© Michael Ayrton Productions
Provenance
The Matthiesen Gallery, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Matthiesen Gallery 1961. Purchased from the exhibition 'Michael Ayrton: the Icarus theme', 6-28 October 1961. Received 27 April 1962.