- Museum number
- Object: Man walking (after Muybridge)
Figure seen to front, in motion. 1953
Etching and aquatint on mould-made etching paper
- Production date
Height: 250 millimetres
Width: 170 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Printed by the artist in an edition of 10, at Newcastle University. 1 stage proof.
Drawn directly on to the copper plate from a sequence of photographs in Muybridge's 'The Human Figure in Motion'.
One of a series of works produced between 1953 and 1954 in which Hamilton explored the difference between Cubism and Futurism, or the depiction of a still object from various viewpoints as opposed to an object or sitter depicted in motion but seen from a static viewpoint.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Purchased at Christie's South Kensington on behalf of the BM (lot 284)
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number