INSIDE OUTSIDE. #Anatomy admiration. Anatomy of an angel by Damien Hurst

Anatomy of an angel.

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Carrara marble.

2008.

The classically posed Carrara marble figure is based on Alfred Boucher’s sculpture ‘L’Hirondelle’ (1920). In Hirst’s version, cross-sections of her body show the anatomical structure beneath the skin, revealing she is human after all.

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