Bruce Richards
"Museum Piece", 2014, patinated bronze, 7 1/2" X 6 1/4" x 2", edition of 12.
Based on the 1857 plaster fig leaf commissioned by Queen Victoria to cover her recently gifted full sized copy of David in 1857. It was the first acquisition of what was to become the V&A and ushered in the Victorian Era. This has been reduced to accommodate a 6' David. The role of art to obfuscate while seducing has had a long history.
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