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Hirst, Damien, born 1965
Ho, Ho, Ho! [Momart Christmas card 1997] ./ Damien Hist.
[London : Momart, 1997]
Physical Description:
1 screenprint within an acrylic block ; 76 x 67 x 30 mm. + 1 pamphlet ([4] p. ; 90 mm.)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ND497.H57 H64 1997 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Momart
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Consists of a screenprint of 24 white dots in a regular pattern, on perspex, signed in white crayon, encapsulated within a transparent acrylic block, within a blue corrogated box (in 2 pieces) blind stamped with the title "Ho, ho, ho!". Issued with an explanatory pamphlet containing a brief biographical sketch of the artist. Issued as the Momart Christmas gift for 1997.
"Eveyone knows Damien Hirst's spot paintings; they are a celebration. Ho, ho, ho!, with its white spots suspended in plexiglass, is the seasonal spirit itself, less to do with the modernist mark of white paint on white ground and more like snowflakes falling through the air."--P. [2] of pamphlet.
Limited edition of 1700.
BAC: British Art Center copy in original blue corrugated box, with pamphlet.
Subject Terms:
Art, Modern -- 20th century.
Christmas cards -- Great Britain.
Hirst, Damien.
Multiple art -- Great Britain.
Momart (London, England)

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