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Geometrical Lotus

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (printed and published)

  • Date:

    1978 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    West, Marcus (artist)
    Motif Editions (publisher)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lithograph on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Computer Arts Society, supported by System Simulation Ltd, London

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3H, shelf 23

This lithograph shows a computer-generated image created by Marcus West. The print was published by Motif Editions, which was established by Edward Booth-Clibborn. The firm had previously published the Cybernetic Serendipity collectors' set, in 1968. It went on to promote the work of young British artists such as David Hockney, Michael English and Allen Jones.

Physical description

Lithograph in black ink on paper of a computer graphic, mounted on board.

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (printed and published)


1978 (made)


West, Marcus (artist)
Motif Editions (publisher)

Materials and Techniques

Lithograph on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Geometrical Lotus from a series of Computer Graphics by Marcus West © 1978 Motif Editions, 58, Frith Street, London W1. Printed in the United Kingdom.'
Printed across lower edge.


Height: 83.7 cm, Width: 59.7 cm

Descriptive line

Lithograph in black ink on paper from a computer graphic, 'Geometrical Lotus', 1978, by Marcus West.


Paper (fiber product); Mounting board; Ink


Lithography; Computer graphics


Computer Art


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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