Andy Goldsworthy (b. 1956)
Slabs of frozen snow/the next piece caused a collapse
Cibachrome print mounted on paper
signed, inscribed and dated 'Slabs of frozen snow/the next piece caused a collapse/IZUMI-MURA, JAPAN/ANDY GOLDSWORTHY/24 DECEMBER 1987' (lower centre of the smaller element)
image: 6⅛ x 9¼ in. (15.5 x 23.5 cm.); sheet: 18¼ x 16⅝ in. (46.5 x 42.6 cm.) (the smaller element)
image: 29½ x 29½ in. (75 x 75 cm.); sheet: 43½ x 43 in. (110.7 x 109.3 cm.) (the larger element)
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'Each work grows, stays, decays - integral parts of a cycle which the photograph shows at its heights, marking the moment when the work is most alive. There is an intensity about a work at its peak that I hope is expressed in the image process' - A. Goldsworthy

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