The Welsh Sale

Sat 21 March 2020, 10:30 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

The Welsh Sale

Lot 311

PAUL DAVIES collage and construction - relief map of The Gower peninsula, 57 x 75cms¦Provenance: vendor acquired from Paul Davies` framer¦Auctioneer`s Note: one of the most powerful images in Welsh political art is the photograph of Paul Davies` `Welsh Not`, the conceptual protest at the Wrexham Eisteddfod in 1977, featuring the artist holding aloft a wooden beam emblazoned with `W N`. Paul Davies was the driving force behind the 1970s Welsh political art movement Beca which aimed to bring a new national consciousness to late 20th-century art in Wales. The other members being Paul`s brother Peter, Tim Davies, Iwan Bala and Peter Finnemore. Davies` work rarely appears on the market

Guide price
£300 - £500

Hammer price £600.00