XXVII VENICE BIENNALE
Selection Committee: Sir Philip Hendy, Philip James, Roland Penrose, Sir Herbert Read, Sir Hohn Rothenstein and Lilian Somerville.
Works by Ben Nicholson, Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud were shown alongside Reg Butler's maquette studies for The Unknown Political Prisoner. An exhibition of recent artists' lithographs was also shown.
The British Council published a catalogue. No ISBN.
Britain at the Venice Biennale 1895-1996, edited by Sophie Bowness and Clive Phillpot, The British Council, London 1995. ISBN 0 86355 283 8
Italy, Venice, British Pavilion
- 01 June 1954