Five Set Conversation Pieces by Christine Borland

A conceptual work made of porcelain containing bone ash.

Details

Medium:
Hand painted bone china and perspex
Dimensions:
Each: 36 x 31 x 36 cm
Art Fund grant:
£6,060 ( Total: £21,841)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Sean Kelly Gallery

They are based on Oriental patterns adapted from traditional 19th Century English tableware but in place of the delicate cups and saucers are five skulls placed within five pelvises, laid out in a line of wall-mounted perspex boxes.

Provenance

Sean Kelly Gallery from the artist.

Venue details

Aberdeen Art Gallery Schoolhill, ABERDEEN Aberdeenshire AB10 1FQ 01224 523700 www.aagm.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

The gallery is closed until late 2018.

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