Tate   Shop Prints Tate custom prints Prints by artist

Skip to content
close
CLOSE
Tate
Caulfield: Hemingway Never Ate Here (custom print)
  • Close
    Select which type of print you would like...
    • Close
      Select which size of print you would like...
      • Close
        If you would like a frame/wrap make your selection...
          Please review your print and then add to basket.
          Change the room settings
          View print in larger size

          Artwork details

          Hemingway Never Ate Here, 1999, 1999
          Artist
          Patrick Caulfield
          Product code
          patcau1503
          Artwork code
          T07509
          Artist code
          873
          Acrylic paint and rope on canvas. Purchased by Tate in 1999

          In the late 1990s the National Gallery, London commissioned twenty-four artists to produce work in response to the gallery’s collection. Hemingway Never Ate Here was Caulfield’s contribution to the exhibition. The central motif is A Cup of Water and a Rose on a Silver Plate by the seventeenth century painter Fancisco de Zurbaran. The bull’s head, painted from an actual stuffed head that Caulfield hired in London, was included after he visited a bar off the Plaza Mayor in Madrid in 1998 where a similar one was hung.

          Note: image shown is our best representation of how your print will look. See more info on Custom Prints

          Artist details

          English painter and printmaker, Patrick Caulfield studied at Chelsea School of Art and at the Royal College of Art, just one year below the students identified as the originators of pop art. In the early 1960s Caulfield's painting was characterised by flat images of objects against unmodulated areas of colour. Gradually his attention shifted to architectural elements. During the 1980s he again turned to a more stripped-down aesthetic, particularly in large paintings with a vivid sense of place.

          More by this artist

          You might also like

          Customer Service: +44 (0)20 7887 8869
          We accept Maestro, Visa, Mastercard, Delta and Solo
          Every purchase supports Tate