About this object

  • ID:

    2000.87

  • Production date:

    1999

  • Location:

    In Store

  • Set in the Royal Academy's 1997 exhibition, Sensation, the main focus of Piddock’s painting is a portrait of notorious child murderer, Myra Hindley. Marcus Harvey’s controversial image of Hindley's face made of children's handprints was attacked twice. First it was pelted with eggs, the; in Piddock’s image, red paint appears to have been splashed across the giant portrait.  < ...Read more

  • Measurements

    H 1330 mm; W 1800 mm (framed)

  • Materials

    oil; board

  • Rights Credit

    © David Piddock

  • Last Updated

    2015-10-09

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    Piddock, David

  • Related place

    City of Westminster (depicted)

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