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Yinka Shonibare CBE, born 1962
after Henry Wallis, 1830–1916

Fake Death Picture (Death of Chatterton - Henry Wallis)

Materials & Techniques:
Digital chromogenic print on photographic paper mounted on Diasec in black frame
Frame: 58 5/8 × 71 1/4 × 1 5/8 inches (148.9 × 181 × 4.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Dr. Lee MacCormick Edwards Charitable Foundation, and Friends of British Art Fund
Copyright Status:
© Copyright Yinka Shonibare CBE RA, 2011.
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arsenic | bed (furniture) | bedroom | bolster (soft furnishing) | broken | candle | chest | coat | curls | dead | death | genre subject | historical subject | man | manuscripts | pillow | plant | poet | portrait | suicide | sun | table (support furniture) | torn | vial | window
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IIIF Manifest:

A Decade of Gifts and Acquisitions (Yale Center for British Art, 2017-06-01 - 2017-08-13) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

Yinka Shonibare, MBE (Yale Center for British Art, 2016-09-01 - 2016-12-11) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

A Decade of Gifts and Acquisitions, New Haven, 2017, p. 27, V2724 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Manuela Brevi, Yinka Shonibare : tragici eroi messi in posa, Arte, no. 462, February 2012, p.104-105, V2701 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Ashleigh D. Coren, Resisting Homogeneity in the 21st Century, International Review of African American Art, vol. 24, 2012, p. 5, NX164 N4 B53 (HAAS) [ORBIS]

Martina Droth, Yinka Shonibare, MBE (RA), Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, pp. [12-15], V 2643 (YCBA) [YCBA]

David Frankel, Yinka Shonibare, MBE, Artforum International, vol. 50, April 2012, p. 208-209, N1 +A814 Oversize (HAAS) Also available online [ORBIS]

Rachel Kent, Yinka Shonibare MBE, Prestel, London, 2014, p.18-20, 204, fig. 12, NJ18.Sh645 + A12 2014a Oversize (YCBA) [YCBA]

Yinka Shonibare CBE, Yinka Shonibare MBE : Fabric-Ation, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, West Yorkshire, 2013, p. 36-37, 40, NJ18.Sh645 +A12 2013 Oversize (YCBA) [YCBA]

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