Sarah Lucas. Oh! Soldier. 2005

Sarah Lucas Oh! Soldier 2005

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Lucas is part of a generation known as Young British Artists (YBAs) that came to attention in the 1990s for their often sensational subject matter. Many of Lucas's works contain frank sexual content and crudely juxtapose everyday materials. They also often blur masculinity and femininity. The artist has said, "I like to play around with gender stereotypes. And I like androgyny."

Gallery label from Multiplex: Directions in Art, 1970 to Now, November 21, 2007-July 28, 2008.
Medium
Braces, wire hanger, cast concrete army boots, and nylon stockings
Dimensions
6' 4" x 18" x 11" (193 x 45.7 x 27.9 cm)
Credit
Fractional and promised gift of Lawrence Benenson
Object number
241.2005
Copyright
© 2019 Sarah Lucas
Department
Painting and Sculpture

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