Statues - Hither & Thither

Great Britain
London
London

Greater London

Gilbert Bridge (EC2)  
(The Barbican Centre)

The Barbican Muse

Matthew Spender
1994

London /  The Barbican Muse   London /  The Barbican Muse

Description

Large floating (suspended from ceiling by wires) gilded fibreglass woman in drapes reaches out with right hand - pointing the way to the Barbican Centre - and holds mask of Tragedy / Comedy in left hand.

Annotation

She is nicknamed Zoë after the student that posed for Spender.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°31'10" W 0°5'34"

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Item Code: gblo169; Photograph: 8 August 2014
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