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Celtic Landscape (Dreamscape)

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As Davie's title suggests, this teeming composition depicts a dream-like space populated by strange ritualistic figures and Celtic symbols. By defining his imagery with a black outline and areas of flat colour, Davie calls attention to the symbolic content of his enigmatic compositions.

The Pier Arts Centre





oil on canvas


H 76.7 x W 96.7 cm

Accession number

PAC 92

Acquisition method

gift from the artist, 1998

Work type


Inscription description

Alan Davie 1996 / CELTIC LANDSCAPE / (DREAMSCAPE) NO 3 / OPUS 0.1355 / 30 X 38 INS


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