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Damien Hirst, 'Mother and Child (Divided)' exhibition copy 2007 (original 1993)

Damien Hirst is one of the YBAs (Young British Artists) who rocked and shocked the art world in the late 1980s

Damien Hirst
Mother and Child (Divided) exhibition copy 2007 (original 1993)
Glass, painted stainless steel, silicone, acrylic, monofilament, stainless steel, cow, calf and formaldehyde solution
in four parts: 1900 x 3225 x 1090 mm, 1900 x 3225 x 1090 mm, 1025 x 1690 x 625 mm, 1025 x 1690 x 625 mm
Presented by the artist 2007
© Damien Hirst

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Tate glossary definition for Young British Artists: Label applied to a loose group of artists who began to exhibit together in 1988 and who became known for their openness to materials and processes, perceived shock tactics and entrepreneurial attitude
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