British Commissioner: Sir Eric Maclagan.

Selection committee: Sir Eric Maclagan, Sir Philip Hendy, John Rothenstein and Herbert Read.

Works by Barbara Hepworth and Matthew Smith were shown alongside paintings by John Constable (1776-1837).

A catalogue was published by The British Council. No ISBN.

Further reading
Britain at the Venice Biennale 1895-1996, edited by Sophie Bowness and Clive Phillpot, The British Council, London 1995. ISBN 0 86355 283 8