Rosengarten by Anne Bevan

The nine perpex-topped light-tables contain beautifully shaped and crafted forms inspired by obstetric instruments.


Details

Medium:
Mixed
Dimensions:
Variable
Art Fund grant:
£11,000 ( Total: £22,000)
Acquired in:
2004
Vendor:
Anne Bevan

The very precision and fragility of Bevan's forms, transforms them from being clinically functional objects into artworks. The work reflects the tender emotions of mother and baby which run parallel to the literally hard and often interventive medical experience of modern childbirth.

Provenance

The artist.

Venue details

Hunterian Art Gallery University of Glasgow, 82 Hillhead Street, GLASGOW Strathclyde G12 8QQ 0141 330 4221 www.glasgow.ac.uk/hunterian

Entry details

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