Plough; Andrews, Sybil; 1961; BSEMS: 1992.9.657

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St Edmundsbury Museums

Name/Title

Plough

About this object

Linocut, 'Plough', by Sybil Andrews, 1961. This print is one of a group in which Andrews retrospectively explores, in a modernist idiom and from a Canadian perspective, the rural Suffolk of her childhood. Here the drastically simplified colour scheme combines with the stark geometry of the ploughed furrows to create a landscape which borders on the abstract.

Maker

Andrews, Sybil

Maker Role

artist

Date Made

1961

Medium and Materials

Linocut print, 34/60, on Japanese mulberry tissue

Place Made

Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada

Inscription and Marks

Titled, numbered and signed

Object Type

print, linocut

Object number

BSEMS: 1992.9.657

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