Lot60: Calum F Kerr

Augury P-180 (After Blake from ‘Auguries P80-P180’ Series), 2012

1 hour scalpel drawing on Sandpaper, 19cm H X 14cm W. – Framed and mounted (size 29cm H X 21cm) Included
Artist Statement: One of five scalpel drawings on different thicknesses of sandpaper between P80 (roughest) to P180 (smoothest). Each drawing is scratched into the sandpaper for exactly 1 hour. Mixing contemporary and mythological tropes it is inspired by the first verse of William Blake’s, Auguries of Innocence – “To see a World in a Grain of Sand / And a Heaven in a Wild Flower / Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand / And Eternity in an hour” – William Blake, 1803”.

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Guide price: £80