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Yinka Shonibare CBE (RA), born 1962, British
after Henry Wallis, 1830–1916, British

Fake Death Picture (Death of Chatterton - Henry Wallis)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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