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SCULPTURE,

ASSEM BLAGE FOUND OBJECTS

AND BOXED RELIEFS


The Fine Art Society in Edinburgh presents

SCULPTURE,

ASSEM BLAGE FOUND OBJECTS

AND BOXED RELIEFS 20 JULY – 11 AUGUST

Assemblage is part of Edinburgh Art Festival, 26 July - 26 August 2018 edinburghartfestival.com @EdArtFest #EdArtFest View the exhibition at www.fasedinburgh.com/exhibitions For sales and enquiries please contact: +44 (0)131 557 4050 art@fasedinburgh.com


1. MARGARET MELLIS (1914-2009) TWENTY-FOUR 1982; signed, titled and dated verso driftwood construction | 49 x 42 cm (19 1/4 x 16 1/2 inches) provenance: The artist’s estate; The Redfern Gallery, London


Š Margaret Mellis Estate courtesy of The Redfern Gallery


2. MARGARET MELLIS (1914-2009) RESURRECTION 1985; signed, titled and dated verso driftwood construction | 45 x 23 x 20 cm (17 3/4 x 9 x 7 3/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s estate; The Redfern Gallery, London


Š Margaret Mellis Estate courtesy of The Redfern Gallery


3. ALBERTO MORROCCO obe rsa rsw (1917-1998) STILL LIFE WITH MELON c.1968; signed and titled on label verso wood relief and gesso paint on board | 91.5 x 91.5 cm (36 x 36 inches) provenance: The artist’s estate exhibited: ’Alberto Morrocco’, Compass Gallery, Glasgow, 1969


4. ALBERTO MORROCCO obe rsa rsw (1917-1998) STILL LIFE WITH CALF’S HEAD 1969; signed and dated ‘Morrocco 69’; signed and titled on label verso wood and mixed media relief on canvas | 71 x 91.5 cm (28 x 36 inches) provenance: The artist’s estate exhibited: Alberto Morrocco’, Compass Gallery, Glasgow, 1969


5. ALBERTO MORROCCO obe rsa rsw (1917-1998) NUTS AND NAILS - TWO FISH mixed media | 36 cm height (4 1/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s estate


6. SIR EDUARDO PAOLOZZI cbe ra (1924-2005) VULCAN (STUDY FOR NEWCASTLE) 1998; signed, inscribed and dated on base bronze | 71 cm height (28 inches) provenance: Private collection, Edinburgh


7. FRED STIVEN (1929-1997) BALANCE BOX 1967; initialled and dated ‘67; titled on artist’s label verso wood and fabric construction | 32 x 22.5 x 10 cm (12 1/2 x 8 3/4 x 4 inches) provenance: The artist’s family


8. FRED STIVEN (1929-1997) SHELF BOX 1976; titled on artist’s label verso wood and metal construction | 28 x 42.5 x 10 cm (11 x 16 3/4 x 4 inches) provenance: The artist’s family exhibited: The Scottish Arts Council Touring Exhibition, ‘Inscape’, 1976-77;

Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums/Bergens Kunstforening, ‘Ten Artists from North East Scotland’, Aberdeen/Bergen, 1979


9. JOHN MCLEAN (b.1939) GIOCO 2007 acrylic on etch-primed aluminium | 80 x 80 x 63 cm (31 1/2 x 31 1/2 x 25 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


10. JOHN MCLEAN (b.1939) GIOIA 2009 acrylic on etch-primed aluminium | 80 x 80 x 63 cm (31 1/2 x 31 1/2 x 25 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


11. WILL MACLEAN rsa (b.1941) METAMORPHIC BIRD 1977; titled and dated on canvas and label verso mixed media construction | 54.5 x 63.5 cm (21 1/2 x 25 inches) provenance: Leinster Gallery, London; Private collection, USA


12. WILL MACLEAN rsa (b.1941) ICON FOR A FISHERMAN 1978; signed and dated ‘78; signed, titled and dated on label verso mixed media construction | 61 x 61 cm (24 x 24 inches) provenance: Private collection, USA


13. WILL MACLEAN rsa (b.1941) INTERIOR, WESTER ROSS 1980; signed and dated; signed, titled and dated verso carved and painted wood box construction 139 x 56.5 x 22.5 cm (54 3/4 x 22 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches)


14. JOHN KIRKWOOD (b.1947) BATTLE OVER GRANGEMOUTH c.1985; indistinctly signed verso; titled on exhibition label verso photomontage | 78.5 x 58.5 cm (31 x 21 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio exhibited: ‘Critical Realism’, City Art Centre Edinburgh and

Nottingham Castle Museum (cat.40), 1987-88


15. JOHN KIRKWOOD (b.1947) BULKHEAD WITH F15 OVERHEAD 1980 mixed media on panel | 183 x 183 cm (72 x 72 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio exhibited: Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, 1982


16. JOCK MCFADYEN ra (b.1950) CARK PARK, NUMBER 9 mixed media | 51.5 x 79.5 cm (20 1/2 x 31 1/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


17. JOCK MCFADYEN QUARRY

ra (b .1950)

mixed media | 75 x 230 cm (29 1/2 x 90 1/2 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


18. ALASTAIR DICKSON (b.1951) OUR LEAPING UNIVERSE 2017 mixed media and found objects | 58 x 37.5 cm (22 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio exhibited: Fire Station Creative, Dunfermline, 2017


19. ALASTAIR DICKSON (b.1951) BEHOLD MY KILTED DANCERS 2017 mixed media and found objects | 32 x 24 cm (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio exhibited: Fire Station Creative, Dunfermline, 2017


20. DAVID MACH ra hrsa (b.1956) HEAVEN - HAVANA (WINTER) 2011 collage on board | 172 cm diameter framed (68 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


21. MATTHEW INGLIS (b.1958) STILL LIFE ON MARS mixed media | 41 x 33.5 x 23.5 cm (16 x 13 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio exhibited: ‘Matthew Inglis: The Butterfly Effect’, Edinburgh College of Art,

Kelvin College Glasgow, 2016


22. MATTHEW INGLIS (b.1958) ICARUS mixed media | 41 x 33.5 x 23.5 cm (16 x 13 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio exhibited: ‘Matthew Inglis: The Butterfly Effect’, Edinburgh College of Art,

Kelvin College Glasgow, 2016


23. GARY ANDERSON (b.1960) SEEING MR. MERRICK 1992; signed and dated ‘92; signed titled and dated verso mixed media construction | 59 x 26.5 cm (23 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches) provenance: Ewan Mundy Fine Art, Glasgow; Private collection , New York


24. SILVY WEATHERALL (b.1968) EYES AT THE BACK OF MY HEAD 2016; initialled and dated 16 goat skull encrusted with broken jewellery | 81.5 x 51 cm (32 x 20 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


25. SILVY WEATHERALL (b.1968) A BRUSH WITH THE PAST 2017; initialled and dated 17; titled and dated on artist’s label verso paintbrushes on board | 76 x 76 cm (30 x 30 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


26. FIONA DEAN (b.1978) HEAD OVER HEELS 2015 taxidermy red legged partridge, antique case, diorama 28 x 47 x 16 cm (11 x 18 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


27. FIONA DEAN (b.1978) POPPING OUT

headless red grouse, pearls, diorama and antique case 45.5 x 51.5 x 29.5 cm (18 x 20 1/4 x 11 1/2 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


28. FIONA DEAN (b.1978) POPPING OUT AGAIN

2014; snipe’s head, pearls, faux rock 23 x 28.5 x 7 cm (9 x 11 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


29. MAIRI TIMONEY (b.1991) NIGHT FALL 2017; signed and dated verso mixed media on board | 25 x 25 cm (9 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


30. MAIRI TIMONEY (b.1991) SHORELINE 2018; signed and dated verso mixed media on board | 45 x 45 cm (17 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches) provenance: The artist’s studio


Image credit: 1. © Margaret Mellis Estate courtesy of The Redfern Gallery 2. © Margaret Mellis Estate courtesy of The Redfern Gallery 3. © The Morrocco Estate, photography by John McKenzie 4. © The Morrocco Estate, photography by John McKenzie 5. © The Morrocco Estate, photography by John McKenzie 6. © The Paolozzi Estate 7. © The Stiven family, photography by John McKenzie 8. © The Stiven family, photography by John McKenzie 9. © John McLean, image courtesy of the artist 10. © John McLean, image courtesy of the artist 11. © Will Maclean, photography by John McKenzie 12. © Will Maclean, photography by John McKenzie 13. © Will Maclean, photography by John McKenzie 14. © John Kirkwood, photography by John McKenzie 15. © John Kirkwood, photography by John McKenzie

16. © Jock McFadyen, image courtesy of the artist 17. © Jock McFadyen, image courtesy of the artist 18. © Alastair Dickson, image courtesy of the artist 19. © Alastair Dickson, image courtesy of the artist 20. © David Mach, image courtesy of the artist 21 ©Matthew Inglis, image courtesy of the artist 22. © Matthew Inglis, image courtesy of the artist 23. © Gary Anderson, photography by John McKenzie 24. © Silvy Weatherall, image courtesy of the artist 25. © Silvy Weatherall, image courtesy of the artist 26. © Fiona Dean, image courtesy of the artist 27. © Fiona Dean, image courtesy of the artist 28. © Fiona Dean, image courtesy of the artist 29. © Mairi Timoney, image courtesy of the artist 30. © Mairi Timoney, image courtesy of the artist


The Fine Art Society in Edinburgh

6 Dundas Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6HZ +44 (0)131 557 4050 www.fasedinburgh.com art@fasedinburgh.com

Published by The Fine Art Society in Edinburgh for the exhibition

SCULPTURE,

ASSEM BLAGE FOUND OBJECTS

AND BOXED RELIEFS

held at 6 Dundas Street, Edinburgh, EH3 6HZ from 20 July to 11 August 2018 Assemblage is part of Edinburgh Art Festival, 26 July - 26 August 2018 edinburghartfestival.com @EdArtFest #EdArtFest Catalogue © The Fine Art Society in Edinburgh All rights reserved

Front cover: Fred Stiven, Balance Box, no. 7 Inside front cover: John Kirkwood, Battle Over Grangemouth, no. 14 Left: John McLean, Gioia, no. 10 Back cover: Alberto Morrocco, Nuts and Nails - Two Fish, no. 4


The Fine Art Society in Edinburgh

Assemblage - Sculpture, found objects and boxed reliefs  

20 July - 11 August 2018

Assemblage - Sculpture, found objects and boxed reliefs  

20 July - 11 August 2018

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