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La Poete Sabartes, One Of A Kind

La Poete Sabartes, One Of A Kind
£55.00
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Description

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.

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Inspiration

Le Poète Sabartès.

He was 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 dandruff-removing arm belongs to Donald Trump, and was once used on Emmanuel Macron at the White House. Cut from the London Evening Standard 25.4.18. Photographer uncredited.

The headwear is from an article about Pride in Time Out London (23-29th June, 2015). Photo: Christophe Simon/AFP/Getty. Sitters unnamed. As is the person who made this fantastic creation.

The drink was also cut from Time Out London, but I have no other information.

Find more details about the making of this piece by searching the Instagram hashtag alisonsye883

*Apologies to any French people for the lack of accents in the title. It wouldn't let me do it!

Copyright: Alison Sye, 2018.

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by Alison Sye within 3 days of receiving payment.

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