British art-tycoon Damien Hirst is one of the world's best known artists. From the outset of his career Hirst was interested in the possibilities of the multiple.
The Souls are elusive and ornate. They are the result of a delicate block foil printing process. The consecutive series is made up of a few compositions in various colour-ways and each print is from a limited edition of only fifteen. In The Souls butterflies act as symbols for both the beauty of life and its impermanence and become metaphors for faith.
'The Souls lll - Aquarius/Cool Gold/Burgundy, 2010.' 3 colour foil block on 300gsm Arches 88 archival paper. 72 x 51 cm. Framed. SOLD