Garry Shead's work is often both thoughtful and humorous. Fascinated by the stories that have long since transfixed Western civilization, in 'The Artist's Cave' he goes back even further - to the stone age. It is bone-in-cheek. In it an stereotypical beret donning artist paints a nude from within his cave.
Collected by all public institutions, Shead has won the Archibald and Dobell prizes. Frolicking in the serious and profane, his work is at once poetic and interrogative. It will enliven collections of Australian Modern art, as well as all in need of inspiration.
Garry SHEAD (1942 - )
'The Artist's Cave'
ink on paper
Image Size: 17 x 13 cm
Dimensions: 39 x 33 x 2cm
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Delicately framed in silver
Availability: in stock
Condition: Excellent Image is in Fine condition. Framed ready to hang
© Garry Shead / Copyright Agency 2021
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