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At first glance, this picture may look like a work of complete abstraction. But underneath the varied brushstrokes is a photograph of a pond taken by the artist. McKeever then recalls his memories of extreme weather conditions experienced in places such as the Shetland Isles and the Faroes. He uses paint to express how he felt as he covers over the photograph.

Harris Museum & Art Gallery

Preston


Date

1983

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 230 x W 208 cm

Accession number

PRSMG : P1838

Acquisition method

gift from the Contemporary Art Society

Work type

Painting


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Harris Museum & Art Gallery

Market Square, Preston, Lancashire PR1 2PP England

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