Slits cut into frozen snow, stormy ... Blencathra, Cumbria 12 February 1988 by Andy Goldsworthy

This records a snow sculpture by Goldsworthy sited in the heart of the English Lake District on Blencathra overlooking Derwentwater, in differing weather conditions and light, on one February day.

Details

Medium:
Cibachrome prints
Dimensions:
116.2 x 87.5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,083 ( Total: £5,980)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Fabian Carlsson Gallery

The sculpture is recorded at four precise moments, from a particular viewpoint and relating the image to its frame edges, thus prescribing for the viewer how the artist wishes the work to be seen.

Provenance

Fabian Carlsson Gallery.

Venue details

Abbot Hall Art Gallery Abbot Hall, KENDAL Cumbria LA9 5AL 01539 722464 www.abbothall.org.uk

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