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Malcolm Morley

Soldiers and Tigers, 1983

Etching with Aquatint
39 × 27 1/2 in
99.1 × 69.9 cm
Edition of 75
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,800
Ships from Long Island City, NY, US
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Long Island City
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Long Island City

A wildcat in gold in the foreground of this work with soldiers fighting in the background with …

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Excellent, consistent with age.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered in pencil
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
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Malcolm Morley
British, 1931–2018
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British artist Malcolm Morley is best known for his hyperreal paintings and sculptures that pull subject matter from Old Masters, family portraits, current events, travel brochures, and other visual detritus. Using a grid system to transfer the images onto canvas—reminiscent of the Minimalist grid—he also transfers the borders, tears, and folds in order to foreground the objecthood of the image. Of his attempt to move beyond the strictures of photorealism, Morley says, “I make a handmade painting from a readymade.” Dissatisfied with merely reproducing the image, he draws from the vivid colors of Pop Art and collage techniques to further draw attention to the image as an object.

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A wildcat in gold in the foreground of this work with soldiers fighting in the background with bayonets. A powerful print by the British artist Malcolm Morely, an aquatint etching signed and numbered by the artist, unframed. In the 1970s, Morley's work began to be more expressionist, and he began to incorporate …

Medium
Print
Condition
Excellent, consistent with age.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered in pencil
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Price ranges of medium-sized prints by Malcolm Morley
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$1,800–$2,000
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Malcolm Morley
British, 1931–2018
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British artist Malcolm Morley is best known for his hyperreal paintings and sculptures that pull subject matter from Old Masters, family portraits, current events, travel brochures, and other visual detritus. Using a grid system to transfer the images onto canvas—reminiscent of the Minimalist grid—he also transfers the borders, tears, and folds in order to foreground the objecthood of the image. Of his attempt to move beyond the strictures of photorealism, Morley says, “I make a handmade painting from a readymade.” Dissatisfied with merely reproducing the image, he draws from the vivid colors of Pop Art and collage techniques to further draw attention to the image as an object.

Malcolm Morley

Soldiers and Tigers, 1983

Etching with Aquatint
39 × 27 1/2 in
99.1 × 69.9 cm
Edition of 75
This is part of a limited edition set.
$1,800
Ships from Long Island City, NY, US
Free shipping worldwide
Location
Long Island City
Locked
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