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 Colin McCahon  (1930 - 1977)

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Lived/Active: New Zealand      Known for: painting and sculpture

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Let Be, Let Be, 1959
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Reflecting McCahon’s increasingly dispirited state during the closing years of his vast and prodigious career,  a final series of four works, drawing upon texts from Ecclesiastes, poignantly illustrate the artist’s ultimate collapse of faith in faith itself. In stark contrast to the majority of his oeuvre which had hitherto optimistically asserted a ‘Victory over Death’, now – consumed by heavy drinking and bitterness at years of public misunderstanding and (showing 500 of 5893 characters).

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