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David Shrigley

Fucking Ace, 2009

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Details

Lot 52
Double-sided letterpress print on thick card 600gsm paper
10.5 x 7.5 in (26.7 x 19.1 cm)
Edition of 200
Initialed, dated, and numbered on recto

Location

This work ships from the United Kingdom.


Description

"Fucking Ace" was created in collaboration with Robot's Roboprints. The work is an example of David Shrigley's well-known witty cartoons, with the composition ascribing to the artist's own brand of outsider art.


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About David Shrigley

David Shrigley (British, b. 1968) is an artist living and working in Glasgow. He studied at Leicester Polytechnic and the Glasgow School of Art. Shrigley is known for his multimedia works, particularly his humorous and bizarre cartoons. In 2005, Shrigley designed a cover for the London Underground leaflet and since that year has contributed a cartoon the Guardian’s weekly Saturday publication. In 2013, Shrigley was nominated for the Turner Prize and in 2014, was awarded an honorary doctorate by Leicester’s De Montfort University. In 2016, his “Thumbs Up” sculpture is set to be installed in Leicester Square, London.