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Over All

Tapestry Design
1966/1967 (designed)
Place of origin

Preliminary study for a tapestry design.

Object details

Object type
TitleOver All
Materials and techniques
oil painting on canvas
Brief description
Harold Cohen. "Over All". Preliminary study for a design for a tapestry, c.1966/1967, made by Edinburgh Tapestry Co. Oil on canvas.
Physical description
Preliminary study for a tapestry design.
  • Height: 32cm (Note: Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1968)
  • Width: 41cm (Note: Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1968)
Gallery label
The artist now gave the weavers a sample of the design he was hoping to use, with a regular grid-pattern of flat-coloured discs superimposed over two types of elaborately modulated ground - one of delicately graduated colour, the other involving irregular formal shapes.
Credit line
Acquired from the Artist in 1968.
Associated objects
Bibliographic reference
Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1968
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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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