Portrait: Guy's Cliffe II

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Date:1994

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Catherine Yass (born 1963)

Portrait: Guy's Cliffe II, 1994

Llfrochrome transparency on lightbox

Yass' Guy's Cliffe series relate to the tragic legend of Guy of Warwick who is the ancestor of Paul Heber-Percy, the director of the Heber-Percy Gallery. As the figure looks up at the ancestral house, the shadowy ruins evoke a mood of tragedy and mystery.


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1720s
Guy's Cliffe In 1722
Guy's Cliffe In 1722

William Stukeley Guy's Cliffe In 1722, 1722 Ink on paper 190mm x 300mm This drawing ...

1830s
Guys Cliffe Mill From The House
Guys Cliffe Mill From The House

Thomas Baker (1808-1864) Guys Cliffe Mill From The House, 28th August 1837 Pencil ...

1860s
Colliss Sketchbook - The Avenue, Guy's Cliff
Colliss Sketchbook - The Avenue, Guy's Cliff

William Colliss The Avenue - Guy's Cliff - August 8th 1867 This drawing is from ...

1890s
Guy's Cliffe Mill
Guy's Cliffe Mill

Ursula M. Davies (fl. 1881-1888) Guy's Cliffe Mill, 1891 Watercolour on paper 280mm ...

1940s
Guy's Cliffe Mill
Guy's Cliffe Mill

Edith C. Reynolds (fl. 1909-1937) Guy's Cliffe Mill, September 1945 Watercolour ...

1990s
Portrait: Guy's Cliffe IV
Portrait: Guy's Cliffe IV

Catherine Yass (born 1963) Portrait: Guy's Cliffe IV, 1994 Llfrochrome transparency ...

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Donor ref: LEAMG : A967.2002.01 (64/24521)

Source: Leamington Spa Art Gallery and Museum

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