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Marc Quinn

At the Far Edge of the Universe No. 6, 2010

Pigment print in colours on Somerset photo paper
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R
Roseberys

signed in pencil

number 27 from an edition of 59

published by Paragon Press

sheet 69.8 x 104cm …

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signed in pencil

number 27 from an edition of 59

published by Paragon Press

sheet 69.8 x 104cm (framed) (ARR)

Framed, in a contemporary black painted wooden frame, glazed and float mounted.
Please refer to department for condition report

Marc Quinn
British, b. 1964
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Young British Artist Marc Quinn creates provocative sculptural portraits composed of organic materials, such as in his ongoing series of “Blood Head” self portraits, in which a cast of his head is made with over nine pints of his own frozen blood. Quinn also fabricates sculptures using more traditional media such as bronze, often depicting contorted bodies or people with unusual physical characteristics—amputees, or those who have undergone sex-change surgery. Quinn has also examined the implications of genetic modification and scientific advancement. His 2001 work DNA Garden features the DNA of 75 plant species and two humans, re-staging the conditions of the Garden of Eden through scientific means.

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About the work
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Roseberys

signed in pencil

number 27 from an edition of 59

published by Paragon Press

sheet 69.8 x 104cm …

Read more

signed in pencil

number 27 from an edition of 59

published by Paragon Press

sheet 69.8 x 104cm (framed) (ARR)

Framed, in a contemporary black painted wooden frame, glazed and float mounted.
Please refer to department for condition report

Marc Quinn
British, b. 1964
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Young British Artist Marc Quinn creates provocative sculptural portraits composed of organic materials, such as in his ongoing series of “Blood Head” self portraits, in which a cast of his head is made with over nine pints of his own frozen blood. Quinn also fabricates sculptures using more traditional media such as bronze, often depicting contorted bodies or people with unusual physical characteristics—amputees, or those who have undergone sex-change surgery. Quinn has also examined the implications of genetic modification and scientific advancement. His 2001 work DNA Garden features the DNA of 75 plant species and two humans, re-staging the conditions of the Garden of Eden through scientific means.

Marc Quinn

At the Far Edge of the Universe No. 6, 2010

Pigment print in colours on Somerset photo paper
Bidding closed
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