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House of Fairy Tales (portfolio of 22 prints), 2008

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7 3/5 × 5 3/5 in
19.2 × 14.1 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
£17,500
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The Missing Plinth
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A wonderful portfolio of 22 artworks by 23 artists. The portfolio features in many prominent public …

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A wonderful portfolio of 22 artworks by 23 artists. The portfolio features in many prominent public and private collections including the TATE gallery, the New Art Gallery Walsall, the Pallant House Gallery and the Government Art Collection.

The 23 contributing artists are:

Fiona Banner, Simon Bill, Sir Peter Blake, …

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Each work is signed and numbered by the artist(s).
Harland Miller
British, b. 1964
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Writer and artist Harland Miller explores the relationship between words and images—and the process …

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Writer and artist Harland Miller explores the relationship between words and images—and the process of producing meaning—in his paintings, sculptures, and mixed-media works. Interested in canonical authors like Edgar Allan Poe and Ernest Hemingway and drawing influence from Ed Ruscha, Mark Rothko, Anselm Kiefer, and

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Simon Bill
b. 1958
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Mat Collishaw
British, b. 1966
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Young British Artist (YBA) Mat Collishaw mimics the hypnotic and glossy aesthetic of advertisements …

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Young British Artist (YBA) Mat Collishaw mimics the hypnotic and glossy aesthetic of advertisements and lurid news footage to create visual narratives about the dark side of image making. Combining new and traditional media, from wood sculpture to sound and video installation, Collishaw renders nightmarish horrors …

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Jeremy Deller
British, b. 1966
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In his own estimation, Jeremy Deller is not an artist of a single medium (his works use many), but …

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In his own estimation, Jeremy Deller is not an artist of a single medium (his works use many), but rather an instigator of social interventions. Critic Mark Brown once referred to Deller as a “pied piper of popular culture”—an apt reference to Deller’s extensive use of music and sound, his deliberately lowbrow …

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Peter Blake
British, b. 1932
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Widely regarded as the godfather of British Pop art and the Young British Artists movement, Peter …

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Widely regarded as the godfather of British Pop art and the Young British Artists movement, Peter Blake creates paintings, collages, and prints that blend modernity and nostalgia. Though best known for designing the album cover for the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, he considers painting to be central …

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Dexter Dalwood
English, b. 1960
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Working in the traditional genre of history painting, Dexter Dalwood merges art history and the …

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Working in the traditional genre of history painting, Dexter Dalwood merges art history and the pop-cultural in imagined scenes such as that in Jackie Onassis’ yacht in Jackie Onassis (2000) or Mao Tse-Tung's workspace in Mao Tse-Tung's Study (2000). Dalwood paints from collages he first creates out of printed …

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Adam Dant
b. 1967
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Georgie Hopton
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Jane Simpson
British, b. 1965
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Using impermanent or variable materials such as ice, silicon rubber, and household objects, the …

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Using impermanent or variable materials such as ice, silicon rubber, and household objects, the sculptor Jane Simpson investigates transformative processes. Belle (Golden Age of Refrigeration) (2000) consists of a small refrigeration unit placed under a wooden table on which rests a lamp and stainless steel tray. …

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Francis Upritchard
New Zealander, b. 1976
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Francis Upritchard sculpts small figures that she combines with found objects such as fake Wedgwood …

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Francis Upritchard sculpts small figures that she combines with found objects such as fake Wedgwood vases, ceramic lamp bases, and vintage jewelry. Using beautiful custom-made tables crafted by her furniture-designer husband, Martino Gamper, Upritchard creates nostalgia-laden tabletop tableaux that explore asceticism …

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Cornelia Parker
British, b. 1956
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Cornelia Parker, OBE, has been twining together themes of history, violence, and transcendence …

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Cornelia Parker, OBE, has been twining together themes of history, violence, and transcendence since the 1980s, working in mediums that range from sculpture, installation, and works on paper, to photographs composed out of manipulated found objects and images. She has flattened silver tea sets and other objects with a …

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Bob and Roberta Smith
British, b. 1963
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Bob and Roberta Smith is a pseudonym for the British artist Patrick Brill, whose politically …

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Bob and Roberta Smith is a pseudonym for the British artist Patrick Brill, whose politically inflected art explores language and its ability to manipulate and inspire. His paintings, executed with sign makers' paints and brushes on board, take the form of slogans, such as Make Art Not War, now in the collection of …

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Rachel Whiteread
British, b. 1963
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Rachel Whiteread became the first woman to receive the Turner Prize with her sculpture House

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Rachel Whiteread became the first woman to receive the Turner Prize with her sculpture House (1993), a replica of the interior of a condemned London house created by filling a house with concrete and stripping away the mold. Her sculptures examine the negative space surrounding or contained by objects, such as casts …

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Kiki Smith
American, b. 1954
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Using a multitude of mediums and materials, Kiki Smith’s collections are meditations on life and …

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Using a multitude of mediums and materials, Kiki Smith’s collections are meditations on life and spirituality, often featuring narratives about origins and endings. For the installation Pilgrim (2007-2010), Smith created nearly 30 panels of black and white stained glass supported by steel frames, each representing a …

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Paula Rego
Portuguese, b. 1935
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A “painter of stories” celebrated for her dark, complex paintings, prints, drawings, and collages, Paula Rego draws upon folk- and fairytales, literature, and her own biography to create politically charged, deeply unsettling tableaux. Her forceful compositions are imbued with cruelty—both subtle and overt—and …

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Gavin Turk
British, b. 1967
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Gavin Turk, one of Britain's infamous Young British Artists, is drawn to ideas about …

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Gavin Turk, one of Britain's infamous Young British Artists, is drawn to ideas about originality, self-obsession, and the nature of authentic expression. In paintings, photographs, sculpture, and video installations, Turk explores how particular pieces of art achieve masterpiece status and how artists themselves …

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Alan Kane
b. 1961
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About the work
Provenance
The Missing Plinth
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A wonderful portfolio of 22 artworks by 23 artists. The portfolio features in many prominent public …

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A wonderful portfolio of 22 artworks by 23 artists. The portfolio features in many prominent public and private collections including the TATE gallery, the New Art Gallery Walsall, the Pallant House Gallery and the Government Art Collection.

The 23 contributing artists are:

Fiona Banner, Simon Bill, Sir Peter Blake, …

Read more
Signature
Each work is signed and numbered by the artist(s).
Harland Miller
British, b. 1964
Follow

Writer and artist Harland Miller explores the relationship between words and images—and the process …

Read more

Writer and artist Harland Miller explores the relationship between words and images—and the process of producing meaning—in his paintings, sculptures, and mixed-media works. Interested in canonical authors like Edgar Allan Poe and Ernest Hemingway and drawing influence from Ed Ruscha, Mark Rothko, Anselm Kiefer, and

Read more
Simon Bill
b. 1958
Follow
Mat Collishaw
British, b. 1966
Follow

Young British Artist (YBA) Mat Collishaw mimics the hypnotic and glossy aesthetic of advertisements …

Read more

Young British Artist (YBA) Mat Collishaw mimics the hypnotic and glossy aesthetic of advertisements and lurid news footage to create visual narratives about the dark side of image making. Combining new and traditional media, from wood sculpture to sound and video installation, Collishaw renders nightmarish horrors …

Read more
Jeremy Deller
British, b. 1966
Follow

In his own estimation, Jeremy Deller is not an artist of a single medium (his works use many), but …

Read more

In his own estimation, Jeremy Deller is not an artist of a single medium (his works use many), but rather an instigator of social interventions. Critic Mark Brown once referred to Deller as a “pied piper of popular culture”—an apt reference to Deller’s extensive use of music and sound, his deliberately lowbrow …

Read more
Peter Blake
British, b. 1932
Follow

Widely regarded as the godfather of British Pop art and the Young British Artists movement, Peter …

Read more

Widely regarded as the godfather of British Pop art and the Young British Artists movement, Peter Blake creates paintings, collages, and prints that blend modernity and nostalgia. Though best known for designing the album cover for the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, he considers painting to be central …

Read more
Dexter Dalwood
English, b. 1960
Follow

Working in the traditional genre of history painting, Dexter Dalwood merges art history and the …

Read more

Working in the traditional genre of history painting, Dexter Dalwood merges art history and the pop-cultural in imagined scenes such as that in Jackie Onassis’ yacht in Jackie Onassis (2000) or Mao Tse-Tung's workspace in Mao Tse-Tung's Study (2000). Dalwood paints from collages he first creates out of printed …

Read more
Adam Dant
b. 1967
Follow
Georgie Hopton
Follow
Jane Simpson
British, b. 1965
Follow

Using impermanent or variable materials such as ice, silicon rubber, and household objects, the …

Read more

Using impermanent or variable materials such as ice, silicon rubber, and household objects, the sculptor Jane Simpson investigates transformative processes. Belle (Golden Age of Refrigeration) (2000) consists of a small refrigeration unit placed under a wooden table on which rests a lamp and stainless steel tray. …

Read more
Francis Upritchard
New Zealander, b. 1976
Follow

Francis Upritchard sculpts small figures that she combines with found objects such as fake Wedgwood …

Read more

Francis Upritchard sculpts small figures that she combines with found objects such as fake Wedgwood vases, ceramic lamp bases, and vintage jewelry. Using beautiful custom-made tables crafted by her furniture-designer husband, Martino Gamper, Upritchard creates nostalgia-laden tabletop tableaux that explore asceticism …

Read more
Cornelia Parker
British, b. 1956
Follow

Cornelia Parker, OBE, has been twining together themes of history, violence, and transcendence …

Read more

Cornelia Parker, OBE, has been twining together themes of history, violence, and transcendence since the 1980s, working in mediums that range from sculpture, installation, and works on paper, to photographs composed out of manipulated found objects and images. She has flattened silver tea sets and other objects with a …

Read more
Bob and Roberta Smith
British, b. 1963
Follow

Bob and Roberta Smith is a pseudonym for the British artist Patrick Brill, whose politically …

Read more

Bob and Roberta Smith is a pseudonym for the British artist Patrick Brill, whose politically inflected art explores language and its ability to manipulate and inspire. His paintings, executed with sign makers' paints and brushes on board, take the form of slogans, such as Make Art Not War, now in the collection of …

Read more
Rachel Whiteread
British, b. 1963
Follow

Rachel Whiteread became the first woman to receive the Turner Prize with her sculpture House

Read more

Rachel Whiteread became the first woman to receive the Turner Prize with her sculpture House (1993), a replica of the interior of a condemned London house created by filling a house with concrete and stripping away the mold. Her sculptures examine the negative space surrounding or contained by objects, such as casts …

Read more
Kiki Smith
American, b. 1954
Follow

Using a multitude of mediums and materials, Kiki Smith’s collections are meditations on life and …

Read more

Using a multitude of mediums and materials, Kiki Smith’s collections are meditations on life and spirituality, often featuring narratives about origins and endings. For the installation Pilgrim (2007-2010), Smith created nearly 30 panels of black and white stained glass supported by steel frames, each representing a …

Read more
Paula Rego
Portuguese, b. 1935
Follow

A “painter of stories” celebrated for her dark, complex paintings, prints, drawings, and collages, …

Read more

A “painter of stories” celebrated for her dark, complex paintings, prints, drawings, and collages, Paula Rego draws upon folk- and fairytales, literature, and her own biography to create politically charged, deeply unsettling tableaux. Her forceful compositions are imbued with cruelty—both subtle and overt—and …

Read more
Gavin Turk
British, b. 1967
Follow

Gavin Turk, one of Britain's infamous Young British Artists, is drawn to ideas about …

Read more

Gavin Turk, one of Britain's infamous Young British Artists, is drawn to ideas about originality, self-obsession, and the nature of authentic expression. In paintings, photographs, sculpture, and video installations, Turk explores how particular pieces of art achieve masterpiece status and how artists themselves …

Read more
Alan Kane
b. 1961
Follow

House of Fairy Tales (portfolio of 22 prints), 2008

Artist's Proof Portfolio
7 3/5 × 5 3/5 in
19.2 × 14.1 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
£17,500
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
Want to sell a work by these artists? Learn more.
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