This piece is one of a set of 12 Appropriated Alphabets pieces, created from Peter Blake's extensive collection of found typography and printed ephemera. In Appropriated Alphabets 12, each letter is made from the shape of a different animals' body.
The artwork can also be bought as part of the Appropriated Alphabets Portfolio, in which every piece has a unique finish ranging from gold-leaf and embossing, to collage and metallic inks. This silkscreen print has matt and gloss glazes.
From a limited edition of 100, Appropriated Alphabets 12 is signed by the artist.
Size (cm): 45.1 x 46.6
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Medium: Silkscreen, Print
Edition Type: Limited Edition
Edition Size: 100
Size (cm): 45.1 x 46.6
Image Size (cm): 32.3 x 32.3
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About the artist
Heralded as the ‘Godfather of Pop Art’, Sir Peter Blake was knighted in 2002 for his invaluable contribution to contemporary art.
Blake began his career creating collages from photographs, cigarette packets and matchboxes. This new approach to the creation of visual art – taking found imagery from Pop culture – was spearheaded in Britain by Blake and continues to inspire contemporary artists today.
Best known for creating the iconic cover to the Beatles’ 1967 album ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’, Blake continues to produce work that draws extensively on elements from popular cultures around the world.