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Traces of Origin II 1993 acrylic canvas 180 inches x 104 inch

 

  Four site-specific paintings installed on the cliffs above Ailwee Cave Car Park in Ballyvaughan Co Clare in July 1993.

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Traces of Origin I- IV  Ailwee Caves, Ballyvaughan Co Clare July 1993

The work was sequential; the first painting in the series was a direct imprint of the limestone pavement, reworked in the studio.The subsequent paintings used imagery based on local geological references, sometimes enlarging details of the fossils found in the Burren.

 

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Traces of Origin II 1993 acrylic on eyeleted canvas, 180 inches x 104 inch, collection the artist.

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Traces of Origin III 1993 acrylic on eyeleted canvas, 180 inches x 104 inch, collection the artist.

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Traces of Origin IV 1993 acrylic on eyeleted canvas, 180 inches x 104 inch, collection the artist

 

 

 



Dromoher, Kilnaboy, Co. Clare, Ireland