School of Art
Prints / PR3404
The Martyrdom of the Holy Hermaphrodite
80 x 65 mm.
Gift: The artist, through Paul Croft, from 'Stone-Plate-Grease-Water' exhibition 2008
This print was exhibited in 'Stone-Plate-Grease-Water', an AHRC-funded exhibition curated by Paul Croft of international contemporary lithography that explored the nature and diversity of current lithographic practice. The show included 90 prints by 64 artists from the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia, Argentina and Jordan, and was accompanied by a catalogue and website (www.spgw.co.uk). At the end of the tour, artists who participated were invited to donate their work to the School of Art Collection.
show object description
A conglomeration of a female naked body from above the navel with arms spread out in an upwards direction and a statuesque male neck and head, in profile, of classical style placed approximately on the female shoulders.