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Print - Triangular Tonal Drawing
  • Triangular Tonal Drawing
    Longson, Tony, born 1948
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Triangular Tonal Drawing

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Pasadena (made)

  • Date:

    1980 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Longson, Tony, born 1948 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Screen print on drafting film

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the American Friends of the V&A through the generosity of Patric Prince

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2E, shelf DR50

Physical description

This equilateral triangular screen print consists of red, blue and yellow small x-es. Following a certain algorithmic code, each x is laid out either upwards or sideways, in one of the three colours and in two different sizes and as such creates a pattern. Mounted in black mount with the triangle top facing to the right.

Place of Origin

Pasadena (made)


1980 (made)


Longson, Tony, born 1948 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Screen print on drafting film


Length: 55.7 cm, Width: 55.7 cm

Descriptive line

Screenprint on drafting film, 'Triangular Tonal Drawing', by Tony Longson, California, 1980


Ink; Drafting film


Screen printing


Computer Art; Prints


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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