Antony Gormley (British, b.1950)
Edition of 40
Signed, dated, titled and numbered in pencil, verso
39 ¼ x 27 ¼ inches (99.6 x 69.2 cm)
Executed from 28 May - 01 June 2007, Brain Field is one of ten prints created by the artist during his stay in Copenhagen.
Lithograph drawn by hand and printed with linseed oil from one stone, a fine, fresh impression of the only known state, the full sheet, printed on 300 gr. cream white wove Velin d'Arches paper, signed, dated and numbered in pencil by the artist on the reverse, executed in an edition of 40 examples (there were also 2 artist proofs and 1 arcive proof) printed by the artist with the assistance of Rasmus Urwald, published by World House Editions, Middlebury, Connecticut and Edition Copenhagen, in fine condition, unframed.
Tøjner, Poyk Erik. Antony Gormley: Acts, States, Times, Perspectives. 2007, Middlebury, Connecticut and Copenhagen, Denmark, World House Editions and Edition Copenhagen, publishers, pp.24-25, illustrated (another example)
The ten prints created by Antony Gormley during his 2007 stay in Copenhagen constitute the artists first major print project in nearly 16 years.
Brain Field is in the collection of the Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, New Jersey.