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Hang On a Minute Lads (Framed)

by Richard Wilson RA

A print relating to Wilson’s sculpture of a bus on the edge of the De La Warr Pavilion roof, paying homage to the classic film, The Italian Job.

Please note, this framed print is available for collection from the Royal Academy of Arts only.

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£750.00

Artwork details

Artist Richard Wilson RA
Dimensions 51 x 60.5cm
Fabric & material Print
Edition 40
Medium Print

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Service Update (updated 19 March 2020)

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Updated 19 May 2020

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Product story

This print relates to Wilson’s monumental sculpture of a bus teetering on the edge of the De La Warr Pavilion roof in Bexhill-on-sea, created in 2012. Similarly, Hang on a minute lads, I’ve got a great idea pays homage to the iconic ending of the Michael Caine film, The Italian Job. The image is a composite of low resolution 'image grabs' to create an apparently 'low quality' print that looks accidental, but is very much intended. Both the installation and the print create a feeling of 'limbo', leaving the viewer unsure of what the future holds. 

All proceeds from the sale of RA Editions prints go directly to support the RA Schools.

About Richard Wilson RA

Richard Wilson RA was born in London in 1953. The son of an artist and an art teacher, Wilson inherited a talent for working with his hands and eventually went on to study at Hornsey College of Art in 1971 where he was able to find freedom of expression through sculpture.



Wilson has been twice nominated for the Turner Prize and was... Go to artist page