Jeanette Looking; Barry CLEAVIN; 1978; 1350

Name/Title

Jeanette Looking

About this object

An image of a woman falling (face down) in a grey 'field'. The subject is holding a threaded needle in her hand.

Maker

Barry CLEAVIN

Date Made

1978

Date Made

2015

Medium and Materials

Etching and aquatint on Hahnemühle paper

Place Made

Portobello

Subject and Association Keywords

Portraits/Female

Subject and Association Keywords

Life drawing

Subject and Association Description

The subject was the artist's favourite life drawing model for a number of years. This image is based on a drawing made during a life modelling session. The artist has turned the reclining subject upside down so as to appear as if they are falling, face first, through space.

Named Collection

Dame Ann and John Hercus

Credit Line

Gifted by Ann and John Hercus in 2015

Object Type

Print

Object number

1350

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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