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"Children's Swimming Pool No 3"; interior of Willesden swimming pool, full of children, life-guard on high chair to left, benches to right. 1970-72
Black chalk on sheet with vertical crease down centre
- Production date
Height: 505 millimetres
Width: 630 millimetres (sight)
- Curator's comments
- This drawing and 1995-2-25-8 were executed in connection with a series of paintings from the late 1960s and early 1970s in which the artist was concentrating on capturing the quality of ordinary life in London, as conveyed by the teeming activity at his local swimming pool in Willesden.
See exh. cat. "Leon Kossoff - paintings from a decade 1970-1980", Oxford, Museum of Modern Art, 1981 (nos. 52, 53, repro.), and Sotheby's 'Post War and Contemporary Art', 3rd December 1992, no.59.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1981 Oxford, Museum of Modern Art, 'Leon Kossoff', no.52
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- This drawing and 1995-2-25-8 were presented by the artist to Jenny Stein in 1982.
- Prints and Drawings
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