Wandering Palm by Eva Rothschild

Eva Rothschild is one of the foremost contemporary sculptors working in the UK today.


Jesmonite, aluminium, patent leather
255 x 236 x 85 cm
Art Fund grant:
£22,000 ( Total: £28,000)
Acquired in:
Stuart Shave/Modern Art

This work, Wandering Palm, presents a conversation between artificiality and nature. In representing a tree with its trunk and leaves formed of cast rubber tyres, rolls of tape and patent leather, the sculpture probes at tensions between geometric and organic form, between the processed and the natural. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.


Stuart Shave/Modern Art

Venue details

The Hepworth Wakefield Gallery Walk, Wakefield West Yorkshire WF1 5AW 01924 247360 www.hepworthwakefield.org

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