Lot 47
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BARNABY HOSKING (B. 1976)

The Light of the World

Estimate : USD 1,200 - 1,800
Description

BE INSPIRED: PROPERTY SOLD TO BENEFIT CHILDREN & THE ARTS

BARNABY HOSKING (B. 1976)
The Light of the World
signed, titled and dated ' ''The Light of the World'' Barnaby Hosking 2017' (on the box that contains the elements)
gold plated brass and acrylic paint
wall template: 12 ¼ x 12 ¼in. (31 x 31cm.)
each butterfly wing: 3 ½ x 2 ¾in. (9 x 7cm.)
Executed in 2017

PROVENANCE
Donated by the artist.
Courtesy of Siegfried Contemporary, London.

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Lot Notes

Children & the Arts is the only charity in the UK that delivers quality arts experiences to disadvantaged children through national programmes. By partnering arts venues with schools and children’s hospices to create sustainable programmes and experiences, they give those children who are at risk of being left behind, a more fulfilled, creative and exciting education, whilst raising their confidence, educational attainment and aspiration. All works included in this charity section of this online sale have very generously been donated in full by the artists or galleries.

The condition of lots can vary widely and the nature of the lots sold means that they are unlikely to be in a perfect condition. Lots are sold in the condition they are in at the time of sale.

All elements appear to be present. The butterfly wings are structurally sound. There are a few superficial hairline abrasions in places to the brass side of the elements only visible under raking light. It is our view that the work appears to be in very good condition.

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