ART90244.002

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ID number ART90244.002
Title Game - Play - January 17 - 2.44 am - 1991: (I)mplements of destruction
Collection Art
Object type Sculpture
Artist Sheerer, Doug
Place made Australia: Western Australia, Fremantle
Date made 1991
Medium mixed media construction (photo-mechanically reproduced drawing and photography on clear acrylic, simulated gold leaf, acetate magnifier sheet, wood, enamel
Measurement overall: 21.5 x 25.0 x 9.0 cm

Description

Part two of seven comprising one work of art. Sculpture consisting of seven parts (wooden boxes) comprising one work of art, which comments on the round-the-clock bombing of Baghdad during the First Gulf War (1990-91). A printmaker and sculptor, Doug Sheerer (b.1946) studied in West Australia and has participated in numerous group exhibitions since the early 1980s. This is part two of seven comprising one work of art.