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Man by Sir Anthony Gormley, RA.

Sir Antony Mark David Gormley, OBE (born 30 August 1950), is a British sculptor. His works include the Angel of the North, a public sculpture in Gateshead in the North of England, commissioned in 1994 and erected in February 1998, Another Place on Crosby Beach near Liverpool, and Event Horizon, a multi-part site installation which premiered in London in 2007, around Madison Square in New York City, in 2010, in São Paulo, […]

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Sir Peter Blake RA (b.1932)

‘N IS FOR NUDE’ Screenprint in colours, 1991, signed, inscribed with title and numbered 30/95 in pencil, from the ‘Alphabet’ series, on wove paper, with full margins sheet 103 x 77cm Heralded as the ‘Godfather of Pop Art’, Sir Peter Blake was knighted in 2002 for his invaluable contribution to […]

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Maurice Cockrill RA (1936-2013)

PURPLE ABSTRACT Signed with initials and dated ’86 l.r., watercolour 65 x 46.5cm Maurice Cockrill was born in Hartlepool in County Durham. He studied at Wrexham Art School and attended University of Reading 1963-4. He then moved to Liverpool where he lived for 18 years, establishing himself as a painter […]

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Ken Howard, RA

Ken HOWARD RA Mousehole Evening Oil on canvas Signed, inscribed to verso 20 x 28cm Ken Howard studied at Hornsey School of Art from 1949 to 1953. He then did his National Service with the Royal Marines before returning to study at the Royal College of Art from 1955 to […]

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Tracey Emin, CBE, RA.

Can Not Go On Alone Monotype, 1/1, signed and dated 1997 Emins work has an immediacy and often sexually provocative attitude that firmly locates her ouvre within the tradition of feminist discourse. By re-appropriating conventional handicraft techniques – or ‘womens work” – for radical intentions, Emin’s work resonates with the […]

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Sir Anthony Gromley, RA

Sir Antony Gormley RA (b.1950) ‘DOMAIN FIELD’ Offset lithographic poster printed in colours, 2003, signed in black pen, on smooth wove paper, the full sheet printed to the edges sheet 34.5 x 59cm Antony Gormley is widely acclaimed for his sculptures, installations and public artworks that investigate the relationship of […]