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Kestrel

by Bill Woodrow RA

Lying dead? Or perched on a branch? Bill Woodrow RA reproduces the curious and poetic qualities of his three-dimensional sculptures in this tender etching.

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Artwork details

Dimensions 42 x 38cm
Fabric & material Drypoint Print
Edition 25
Medium Print
Artist VAT Number GB 238 1698 37

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Product story

Lying dead? Or perched on a branch? Bill Woodrow RA reproduces the curious and poetic qualities of his three-dimensional sculptures in this tender etching.

To create it, Woodrow made around 30 exploratory drawings from several different angles of a kestrel he found by the side of the road.

Woodrow was a Turner Prize finalist in 1986. His work is exhibited internationally, and was the subject of a Royal Academy solo exhibition in 2013.

Photo © Bill Woodrow. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2015

Artist sales: This work is sold by the artist. RA Enterprises facilitates the sale, and receives a commission from the artist only.

About Bill Woodrow RA

Bill Woodrow RA studied at Winchester School of Arts from 1967 to 1968 and at St. Martin’s School of Art, London from 1968 to 1971 before spending one year at Chelsea School of Art, London from 1971 to 1972. His first solo exhibition was at the Whitechapel Gallery, London in 1972. In the early 1980s he represented Britain at Biennales in... Go to artist page