Damien Hirst, ‘Perillartine’, 2012, Lougher Contemporary
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Damien Hirst

Perillartine, 2012

Woodblock print
14 2/5 × 18 in
36.7 × 45.7 cm
£7,500 - 10,000
Location
Bristol
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Lougher Contemporary
Bristol

First exhibited in 1988, Hirst's Spot works, otherwise known as the Pharmaceutical Paintings, …

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Damien Hirst
British, b. 1965
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Damien Hirst first came to public attention in London in 1988 when he conceived and curated "Freeze," an exhibition in a disused warehouse that showed his work and that of his friends and fellow students at Goldsmiths College. In the nearly quarter of a century since that pivotal show (which would come to define the Young British Artists), Hirst has become one of the most influential artists of his generation. His groundbreaking works include The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living (1991), a shark in formaldehyde; Mother and Child Divided (1993) a four-part sculpture of a bisected cow and calf; and For the Love of God (2007), a human skull studded with 8,601 diamonds. In addition to his installations and sculptures, Hirst’s Spot paintings and Butterfly paintings have become universally recognized.

Damien Hirst, ‘Perillartine’, 2012, Lougher Contemporary
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Lougher Contemporary
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First exhibited in 1988, Hirst's Spot works, otherwise known as the Pharmaceutical Paintings, have become one of the most pervasive images in contemporary art. The works were initially conceived as a scientific approach to painting, much like drug companies' scientific approach to life, and Hirst has sought to …

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Print
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Signed on recto and numbered on verso
Damien Hirst
British, b. 1965
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Damien Hirst first came to public attention in London in 1988 when he conceived and curated "Freeze," an exhibition in a disused warehouse that showed his work and that of his friends and fellow students at Goldsmiths College. In the nearly quarter of a century since that pivotal show (which would come to define the Young British Artists), Hirst has become one of the most influential artists of his generation. His groundbreaking works include The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living (1991), a shark in formaldehyde; Mother and Child Divided (1993) a four-part sculpture of a bisected cow and calf; and For the Love of God (2007), a human skull studded with 8,601 diamonds. In addition to his installations and sculptures, Hirst’s Spot paintings and Butterfly paintings have become universally recognized.

Damien Hirst

Perillartine, 2012

Woodblock print
14 2/5 × 18 in
36.7 × 45.7 cm
£7,500 - 10,000
Location
Bristol
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