Maggi Hambling

born 1945

Maggi Hambling, ‘Minotaur Surprised while Eating’ 1986–7
Minotaur Surprised while Eating 1986–7
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Maggi Hambling (born 23 October 1945 in Sudbury, Suffolk) is a British contemporary painter and sculptor. Perhaps her best-known public works are a sculpture for Oscar Wilde in central London and Scallop, a 4-metre-high steel sculpture on Aldeburgh beach dedicated to Benjamin Britten. Both works have attracted a great degree of controversy.

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