Cecily Brown : Shipwreck Drawings
A collection of extraordinary works of wrecked ships, frantic and prone bodies carefully illuminate the tensions between the past and the present by the artist Cecily Brown
Accompanying a show at the Whitworth Art Gallery, this book features extraordinary works by British artist Cecily Brown, of wrecked ships, frantic and prone bodies, carefully illuminate the tensions between the past and the present.
She takes inspiration from Delacroix’s shipwreck paintings, as well as one of the most feted paintings in the world; Géricault’s, The Raft of the Medusa (1818–19).
- Author: Jasper Sharp
- Paperback: 80 pages
- Date published: December 2017
- Language: English
- Delivery: Allow 1-2 weeks
- ISBN: 978-1909932418
- Dimensions: 30.9 x 22.0 cm