Grayson Perry CBE RA (born 1960) is an English contemporary artist. He is known for his ceramic vases, tapestries and cross-dressing, as well as his observations of the contemporary arts scene, and for dissecting British "prejudices, fashions and foibles".
A reliquary pendant of stamped and incised metal on waxed leather string containing a ceramic fragment behind a glass window. Contained in its original cloth pouch and monogrammed box.
Produced by Grayson Perry, in 2009.
This object was commissioned as part of a limited edition for sale in the Tate Modern shop. The initial 2009 edition comprised 1200 pieces and was followed up in 2012 with a second edition of 1000.
Dimensions: Height: 8cm. Depth: 1.8cm. Width: 5cm.
Black Cats Motorcycle Club
Cotton Fabric and Embroidery Appliqué, Handmade Flag
148 x 97cm
Limited Edition of 150 + 10 Artist Proof's
Grayson Perry created this Limited Edition flag on the occasion of his exhibition the, The Most Popular Art Exhibition Ever!, .
This handmade appliqué flag is inspired by Asafo flags, which provided visual representations of military companies, especially among the Fante in present-day Ghana from the 18th century onwards.
A devoted fan of motorcycling, Perry designed this flag for an imaginary motorcycle gang.
A surefire future investment work.