titled, numbered and signed in pencil in image (lower right) ‘Monseigneur St Thomas No. 48/60 Cyril E. Power’
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Monseigneur St. Thomas, 1931
with Redfern Gallery, London, 2002
Woking, The Lightbox, The Ingram Collection: Prints and Printmaking, 1 February – 30 April 2011;
Woking, The Lightbox, The Ingram Collection: Where’s God Now? 18 July – 27 September 2015;
Woking, The Lightbox, The Road to Abstraction, 21 May – 24 July 2016
Monseigneur St Thomas depicts the murder in Canterbury Cathedral of Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury in 1170. The composition skillfully controls the viewer’s gaze. Looking into the centre of the work, the observer’s eye is drawn out to the paper’s edge.