7 March 2018
Grayson Perry (b. 1960)
Cuddly Toys Caught on Barbed Wire
21 5/8 x 15 x 15in. (55 x 38 x 38cm.)
Executed in 2001
Laurent Delaye Gallery, London.
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2001.
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London, Laurent Delaye Gallery, Self Portrayal, 2001.
London, Saatchi Gallery, New Labour, 2001.
‘I never got into dressing as a woman to deceive anyone, so I thought why not embrace it openly? I wanted to say ‘I am Grayson in a dress, deal with it’. –Grayson Perry
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