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Gustave Coquiot, original signed artwork

Gustave Coquiot, original signed artwork
£70.00 1 Available
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Signed and dated one-off hand-stitched collage, made from discarded papers and my nana’s old silk thread.

13cms x 18cms, unframed.

It is a one-off piece, never to be reproduced.

£5 from this sale will go to Arts Emergency. This is a small London based charity aiming to ensure university doors are kept open for those most able to benefit from, but least able to pay for education.

In keeping with my eco-friendly ethos, it will arrive in a package made from used magazines and the like. No single-use plastic and parcel tape.

Can be sent as a gift, with words of your choice.

To avoid fading the newsprint keep out of direct sunlight. If framing, use UV protection or museum glass.

Please be aware that if you live outside the EU you may be subject to a charge in accordance with your country's customs/duties laws.

Free UK delivery.


Gustave Coquiot, painted by Pablo Picasso in 1901 and cut from Picasso by Jacques Lassaigne. Editions Aimery Somogy, Paris, 1949. ARS Mundi. Directeur Technique: Max Petitjean (M.A.P.). Printed in France. Originally purchased in Foyles, Charing Cross Road, London.

The hand belongs to Donald Trump and was cut from the London Evening Standard. Photographer uncredited.

The head belongs to Raymond Glendenning, 'brilliant BBC sports commentator'. He was advertising Coles 'Corsair' fleece-lined pull-on boots in the Autocar, 6th February 1959.

The 'Happy To Chat' badge was cut from Time Out London, Jan 31st 2017. Made by the Commission On Loneliness, set up in memory of Jo Cox and available at tube stations. Photographer uncredited.

The ruff was cut from a picture of a Grayson Perry brooch by Lou Taylor. In a Christmas shopping guide, Time Out 29th Nov, 2016.

Search the Instagram hashtag alisonsye881 for more details.

Copyright: Alison Sye, 2019.

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