Bird and Machine

Peter Phillips (b1939)

Screenprint, Bird and Machine, signed in pencil and numbered 97/100 in pencil.  Dated 1974.

Phillips was known for his use of animals and machinery in his compositions.  This print is an iconic and stunning piece of British pop art with vibrant colours and silver ink.  Printed on BFK Rives paper.

Provenance: acquired from the sale of ExxonMobil corporate artwork

Measurements: 46.5 x 63.5 cm image size

Condition: Photographed in its black contemporary frame with perspex front, print overall in very good condition, there are a couple of hairline wrinkles in the silver triangle on the right, not cracked the ink, some light and even time toning to the white margins.

This work has now been sold