Viewing Room Public
Tracey Emin | A Name they Called Our Dad
2 Jun 2021
The Scrolls and Artistry of the major Artist of the 20th Century
With no aspect of Emin's life hidden, the audience has a unique relationship with her work whether it's something you can relate to or an empathy towards the subject matter.
Hang-Up Gallery is pleased to bring you a diptych called A Name They Called Our Dad. From 2002 this edition of just 15 is a rare biographical artwork by Tracey Emin.
A Name They Called Our Dad
- Embroidery and text on paper
- Edition of 15
- Signed and numbered by the artist
- 34cm x 25cm
- Each sold in a perspex box frame
Detail of artwork
Detail of embroidery
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