'She Wolf' suggests a raw feminine energy. The women appear unapologetically naked in nature. The wolves, one resting in the cave and the other standing poised in the open expanse, appear opposite the women. They are strong and powerful, yet peaceful. The viewer has a sense of vastness, yet the arc of the …

Medium
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Publisher
David Krut Workshop

Deborah Bell is one of South Africa’s most celebrated contemporary artists. She works in a range of media on canvas and paper, produces dry point etchings and large-scale bronzes. Her earlier more political work has given way to broader, deeper investigations. In recent years she has developed an immediately recognizable visual language, her images simple, stark, symbolic – grounded, silent, still, poised.

Selected exhibitions
2021
Lasting InfluencesGoodman Gallery
2020
PINKEverard Read
2017
Uncovering Ancient Memory – 15 Years of Etching by Deborah BellDavid Krut Projects
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She Wolf, 2017

Spitbite aquatint and drypoint
35 2/5 × 91 3/10 in
90 × 232 cm
Edition of 8
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$7,500 - 10,000
Location
Johannesburg, New York
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'She Wolf' suggests a raw feminine energy. The women appear unapologetically naked in …

Medium
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Publisher
David Krut Workshop

Deborah Bell is one of South Africa’s most celebrated contemporary artists. She works in a range of media on canvas and paper, produces dry point etchings and large-scale bronzes. Her earlier more political work has given way to broader, deeper investigations. In recent years she has developed an immediately recognizable visual language, her images simple, stark, symbolic – grounded, silent, still, poised.

Selected exhibitions (3)
Other works from Deborah Bell 'Invocations to the Plate'
Other works by Deborah Bell
Other works from David Krut Projects