Sam Leach 'Cockatoo with Probabilty Diagram'

Regular price $16,500.00

In his work, Sam Leach marries dichotomies. Peculiar yet beautiful, Cockatoo is at once scientific in it s exactness and strangely intimate. His subject - almost real enough to touch, poses on shards of metal against a pitch black background. Here, Leach dissects our relationship with animals, evoking philosophical and scientific queries. Hyperreal yet alien, Cockatoo poses a disquieting encounter with nature that is somehow, utterly unnatural. Winner of the Wynne Prize for landscape painting and the Archibald Prize, Leach is among Australia s leading contemporary artists. A major oil painting, Cockatoo was exhibited in London in 2011. It is a rare, fine example of one of Australia s most fascinating, thrilling artists.

Sam LEACH (1973 - )
'Cockatoo with Probabilty Diagram' 2010
oil on canvas
Image Size: 45 x 30 cm
Dimensions: 47 x 32 x 5 cm
Signed: Signed by the artist verso
Comes with Letter of Provenance
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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