Aidan Dunne, Patrick Scott, 2008, illustrated p.109
The present work was painted in 1965, at the outset of Scott's exploration of applying gold leaf in his painting, which heralded the new direction - and now celebrated motif - of his oeuvre. It remained in Scott's collection, hanging in the living room, until his death.
Original canvas, slightly loose on its stretcher and could be tightened. Some minimal losses of gold leaf (usually encountered in the artist's work); otherwise it appears in good condition overall.
No signs of retouching under ultraviolet light.
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