9 items matching Thornley

Construction Tondo No.2
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Construction Tondo No.2
Date of work:1982
Medium:Acrylic On Boards
Size:Diameter 1700
Description:Although not the largest of the artist's tondos, this is the most complex of the series produced between 1981-82. This work, like every other in the series had its origin in a watercolour study. The... read more »
Orange Untitled
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Orange Untitled
Date of work:1975
Medium:Ink, Opaque, Watercolour
Size:1120 x 1120
Description:This is one of only four coloured works produced at the end of 1975 at the same time as Thornley was working on his Alba series . Like them it is full of atmosphere. Here the artist has worked darker... read more »
Untitled, Vertical
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Untitled, Vertical
Date of work:1972
Medium:Mixed
Size:2110 x 720
Description:This, the lighter of two mixed media vertical works in the collection, was painted on Steinbach paper laid flat on the ground. The artist worked fast, laying down paint and then wiping it off to... read more »
Dyad No.10
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Dyad No.10
Date of work:1986
Medium:Oil On Board
Size:1125 x 1125
Construction No.6
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Construction No.6
Date of work:1982
Medium:Acrylic On Boards
Size:1200 x 1200
Description:This four layered construction work was made at the same time as Thornley's major tondo works which were produced between 1981-82. The rectangular constructions were intended as a commentary on the... read more »
Untitled No 2
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Untitled No 2
Date of work:1988
Medium:Oil on Canvas on Board
Size:1140 x 3040
Albus No.11
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Albus No.11
Date of work:1974
Medium:Mixed
Size:1120 x 1120
Description:Thornley's Albus works of 1974 first brought his name to prominence. These works use the grid as a structure for the freeing of colour to operate across the surface with an even focus. Colour is laid... read more »
Construction
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Construction
Date of work:1980-1981
Medium:Oil On Board
Size:1310 x 1050
Description:Thornley's first Constructions date from 1977. In these works he attempted to counter the atmospheric diffusing and spatial expansiveness of his earlier paintings in order to concentrate on the... read more »
Untitled # 4
Artist:THORNLEY Geoff (b.1942)
Title of work:Untitled # 4
Date of work:1988-1999
Medium:
Size:2180 x 1640 mm
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