John ShelleyAnnunciation 1968

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Artwork details

Artist
John Shelley (born 1938)
Title
Annunciation
Date 1968
MediumOil paint on board
Dimensionssupport: 959 x 1568 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Presented by the Trustees of the Chantrey Bequest 1969
Reference
T01125
Not on display

Catalogue entry

John Shelley b. 1938
T01125 ANNUNCIATION 1968
Not inscribed.

Oil on board, 37¾×61¾ (96×157).

Chantrey purchase from the artist 1969.
Exh: Royal Academy, 1969 (109).
Repr: Royal Academy Illustrated, 1969, p. 23.

According to the artist (letter of 13 June 1970) the landscape in this, as in all his other paintings, is entirely imaginary.

Published in:
The Tate Gallery 1968-70, London 1970

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