Aleppo by Jenny Saville large mounted postcard
Aleppo by Jenny Saville 15 x 21 cm postcard presented in a 20 x 25.2cm mount.
This postcard is a reproduction of this major new work Aleppo (2017-18) was premiered at the exhibition of Jenny Saville’s work, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art 2018. ‘Although the work is figurative, the eye is never allowed to settle or rest—it moves ceaselessly through the work’s tangle of lines, in a constant effort to read, re-create, make whole, as if the only thing that kept the work together was the very act of looking’
Jenny Saville RA (born 7 May 1970) is a contemporary British painter associated with the Young British Artists. She is known for her large-scale painted depictions of nude women. Her paintings and drawings speak of the common vulnerability and emotions of people, the struggle and joy in finding human connection, and the physical, often visceral, experience of being human.