Known for his irreverent and exuberant style, David Larwill made his artistic debut as a founding member of Melbourne's Roar Studios. Among the region's earliest artist-run-initiatives, this studio pioneered raw, primitive and conceptual art - acting as a proverbial roar against society.
‘On a Roll’ is a captivating work. In it, a menagerie of characters dance across the page, each delightfully idiosyncratic. It embodies Larwill’s approach to art: frenetic but still cool.
Larwill is represented in most regional and state collections, including at the National Gallery of Australia. He has been honored with a hotel and is the subject of a monograph by art historian Ken McGregor. A statement piece for collections of Roar, important Australian and contemporary art and neo-expressionism, this hand-signed pigment print will get your collection moving.
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David LARWILL (1956 - 2011)
'On A Roll'
archival pigment print on paper
Edition of 55
Image Size: 75 x 60 cm
Dimensions: 91 x 70 cm
Signed: signed, titled and numbered in margin
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Printed on somerset 255gsm acid free archival rag paper.
Availability: in stock
Condition:As New: The work of art is in the same immaculate condition as when it was created. This could be the description for a work of art that may have been in storage for years, never sold on the market but may still be some years old.
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