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Drawing - Friendly Flowers of Space and Time
  • Friendly Flowers of Space and Time
    Sumner, Lloyd, born 1943 - died 1996
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Friendly Flowers of Space and Time

  • Object:

    Drawing

  • Place of origin:

    United States (made)

  • Date:

    ca.1960-1970 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Sumner, Lloyd, born 1943 - died 1996 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Plotter drawing on paper

  • Credit Line:

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

  • Museum number:

    E.351-2009

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case CAS, shelf 4

Physical description

Plotter drawing on paper, mounted on board, depicting expanding sets of curves in red and blue (now faded), placed together in sets of alternating colours to resemble flowers.

Place of Origin

United States (made)

Date

ca.1960-1970 (made)

Artist/maker

Sumner, Lloyd, born 1943 - died 1996 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Plotter drawing on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'Lloyd Sumner'
Artist's signature in black ink, in upper right side.

'Friendly Flowers of Space and Time 41/600'
Title and edition number, in pencil in lower right side.

Dimensions

Height: 26.7 cm, Width: 39.0 cm

Descriptive line

Plotter drawing on paper, mounted on board, 'Friendly Flowers of Space and Time', edition 41/600, by Lloyd Sumner, ca.1960-1970.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of Creative Computers exhibition, Gordon Maynard Gallery, Welwyn Garden City, Herts, June 2nd - June 24th, 1972.

Materials

Paper (fiber product); Mounting board

Techniques

Plotter drawing; Computer-generated

Categories

Computer Art

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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