Little Boy Blue

The Nursery Rhyme series is a set of eight digital collages created using hand drawn imagines which are then assembled in the computer and converted into vector graphics.

The series was created in 2011 and inspired by the idea that traditional English Nursery Rhymes may originally have been based on historical people and events, disguised as satirical propaganda or political protest.

LITTLE BOY BLUE
Little Boy Blue is said to refer to Cardinal Wolsey and the reign of King Henry VIII. Wolsey was an extremely wealthy, powerful and arrogant self-made man with many enemies at court and was unpopular with the people of England.

Giclee Print
Paper : Hahnemuehle Bamboo 290g
Size : 65 x 42 cm (incl a white border)
Edition of 250
Signed and numbered

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