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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Maker(s):Motherwell, Robert
Culture:American (1915-1991)
Title:Beside the Sea with Fish and Chips
Date Made:1977
Materials:Collage, acrylic on canvas board
Place Made:Unknown
Measurements:frame: 46 in x 34 in x 1 3/8 in; 116.84 cm x 86.36 cm x 3.4925 cm; mat: 40 in x 28 in x 3/8 in; 101.6 cm x 71.12 cm x .9525 cm; board: 34 3/4 in x 22 3/4 in; 88.265 cm x 57.785 cm
Narrative Inscription:  recto upp. l. [graphite]: RM / 77
Accession Number:  MH 2005.23.2
Credit Line:Gift of Jeffrey H. Loria in honor of Julie Lavin (Class of 1986)

Canvas is divided into four planes of color, from top to bottom: orange/red, blue, pale blue, and black, with strips of beige between each color; collage in the center of the canvas board featuring a paper bag used to wrap fish and chips; blue paint around the bag.

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