Hope in an act of kindness; Stuart DUFFIN; 2007; 1101
Hope in an act of kindnessAbout this object
A trompe-l'oeil tableau composition with chiaroscuro tones. The foreground comprises a table arrangement including broken decorated ceramic pieces, a bird skull, a snail and a broken spotted egg. The mid-ground comprises a flat 'wall' view of street graffiti and the background is an aerial view of a street plaque with a rose overlaid, a snail and bullet holes. There is a spool-shaped music box with an 'Old World' map engraved on the facing surface. This object is leaning against the the two 'planes' of the image.Maker
2007Medium and Materials
Mezzotint on paperSubject and Association Keywords
Purchased in 2010 with the Burton BequestObject Type
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