David Thorpe

We Never Sleep

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We Never Sleep
David Thorpe
We Never Sleep
1998
Paper Collage
90 x 176cm

The mesmerising repeated motifs of Endeavours are inspired by William Morris’s elaborate title page for John Ruskin’s famous essay ‘Nature of Gothic’, which defines the artist as ‘a Naturalist’ who seeks true beauty by illustrating nature and the human being ‘in its wholeness’.


     
 


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