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Title

The giant cable

1931


Artist

Sybil Andrews

England, Canada

19 Apr 1898 - 21 Dec 1992


Details


Other Title

The new cable


Date

1931


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour linocut


Edition

26/50, i of 2 states


Dimensions

31.3 x 42.7 cm image; 35.8 x 47.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed u.l. image, pencil "Sybil Andrews". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1976


Location

Not on display


Accession number

229.1976


Artist information

Sybil Andrews

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Clifford Ackley (Editor), British Prints from the Machine Age: Rhythms of Modern Life 1914-1939, Boston, 2011, p 134, col illus p 144. cat no 80

Frances Carey, Antony Griffiths and Stephen Coppel, Avant-garde British printmaking, 1914-1960, 1990, pp 85-86, illus p 85. cat no 64

Stephen Coppel, Linocuts of the machine age: Claude Flight and the Grosvenor school, England, 1995, p 110, illus p 111. cat no SA 17

Stephen Coppel, Claude Flight and His Followers: The colour linocut movement between the wars, Checklist, p18-23, Canberra, 1992, p 18. cat no 6

Renée Free, Modernism 1900-1950: prints and drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1994.

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, p 99, col illus.

Hana Leaper, Sybil Andrews Linocuts: A Complete Catalogue, Farnham, 2015, pp 21, 34, p 64 (col illus). cat no 19

Gordon Samuels, Sybil Andrews and the Grosvenor School Linocuts, London, 2015, col illus p 47.

Peter White, Sybil Andrews: Colour Linocuts, Calgary, 1982, pp 26, 54, illus p 54. cat no 17