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Square Sun, January 1959

© the estate of Patrick Heron. All rights reserved, DACS 2016. Photo credit: National Galleries of Scotland

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This work is one of a number of paintings made between 1958 and 1962 which have been described by critics as ‘atmospheric’ non-figurative paintings.

National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art

  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    122 x 76 cm

  • Accession number

    GMA 3820

  • Acquisition method

    bequeathed by Alan Stark, 1994


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