1 of 8 images

Barnaby Barford
Tower of Babel: Sculpture No. 2341, 7 Watling Ave HA8 0LQ by Barnaby Barford

2015

About

Created especially for the V&A by artist Barnaby Barford, The Tower of Babel was displayed in the V&A's Medieval & Renaissance Galleries from 8 September to 1 November 2015. The Tower of Babel is Barnaby Barford's representation of London today. Standing six metres high, it was originally made up of 3000 individual bone china buildings, each depicting a real London shop photographed by the artist. Derelict shops and pound stores appeared at the bottom of the tower, while London's exclusive boutiques and galleries featured at the Summit. Sculpture 2341 from the 'Tower of Babel', 7 Watling Avenue HA8 0LQ Fine Bone China H10.7 x L6 x D3.8 cm / H4.2 x L2.4 x D1.5 in

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Dimensions

    H 4.2 in. x W 2.4 in. x D 1.5 in.

    H 10.67 cm x W 6.1 cm x D 3.81 cm

  • Gallery location
    London, GB
  • Reference number
    LU80712364693

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Recognized
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2017
Located in London, GB
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries

More From This Seller
NaN

Tower of Babel: Sculpture No. 2433, 174 The Gro...

Barnaby Barford

Ceramic

Created especially for the V&A by artist Barnaby Barford, The Tower of Babel was displayed in the V&A's Medieval & Renaissance Galleries from 8 September to 1 November 20...

NaN

Tower of Babel: Sculpture No. 1255, 129 Northco...

Barnaby Barford

Ceramic

Created especially for the V&A by artist Barnaby Barford, The Tower of Babel was displayed in the V&A’s Medieval & Renaissance Galleries from 8 September to 1 November 2015. The...

NaN

Tower of Babel: Sculpture No. 1580, 1029 Finchl...

Barnaby Barford

Ceramic

Created especially for the V&A by artist Barnaby Barford, The Tower of Babel was displayed in the V&A's Medieval & Renaissance Galleries from 8 September to 1 November 20...

NaN

Tower of Babel: Sculpture No. 0299, 568 Kings R...

Barnaby Barford

Ceramic

Created especially for the V&A by artist Barnaby Barford, The Tower of Babel was displayed in the V&A’s Medieval & Renaissance Galleries from 8 September to 1 November 2015. The Tow...

You May Also Like
NaN

Her Holiness and Friends

Tricia Cline

Porcelain

Hand carved porcelain sculpture.

NaN

Scout and the Manticore

Tricia Cline

Porcelain

Hand carved porcelain sculpture.

NaN

Tummy Wummit Girl

Tricia Cline

Porcelain

Porcelain Sculpture

NaN

Virginia Doe

Paulette Brigitte Marcelle Freeman

Clay, Acrylic

An original hand-painted pottery sculpture by American artist Paulette Brigitte Marcelle Freeman (1989-) titled "Virginia Doe", 2015. Sculpture measures: 28 tall x 9" ...

NaN

Untitled (Bull)

John Byrd

Porcelain, Mixed Media

Polished Yellow Porcelain, Mixed Media

NaN

"Totem Fantasy with Birds" Fountain

Thomas McCanna

Ceramic

Award-winning stoneware sculptor Thomas McCanna's socio-aesthetic vision is built upon the confluence of his lifelong love of world cultural traditions and keen political awareness w...

NaN

Don't Bet On It

Laura Ann Jacobs

Epoxy Resin, Glass, Porcelain

This piece is glass & porcelain Inlay over resin Laura Ann Jacobs is most recognized for her mixed media series that critically addresses issues of gender Identity. Her work rep...

NaN

Ambassador

Wanxin Zhang

Ceramic

Mixed iconography come together seamlessly in this romanesque style ceramic bust.