Winifred Nicholson: Liberation of Colour
by Nicholson Jovan (9781781300459)

Winifred Nicholson: Liberation of Colour
 
Nicholson Jovan
Release Date: 15 September 2016
Format: Hardback
Pages: 144
Category: General Issues
Publisher: IB Tauris & Co Ltd
ISBN: 9781781300459




Throughout her life Winifred Nicholson was interested in prisms and rainbows, but when she was given some prisms by a physicist friend in the mid 1970s her painting took on a new direction. Looking through a prism she saw objects with a rim of prismatic colour, and explored and developed these ideas, often painting pictures that verged on the abstract. Nicholson's '?prismatic' pictures were a culmination of her life's search to find 'form's secret and rhythmic law'?. She painted them in Greece in 1979, at her home in Cumbria, and during her last painting trip to the Island of Eigg in the Hebrides in 1980, where she had an inspired period of painting and made some of her best loved pictures.         
 
Published in association with (Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art)

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