The Less Deceived by Dominic Rouse

The Less Deceived by Dominic Rouse

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“ . . . . solitude is almost erotic”

  • Archival chromogenic print

  • FUJI Crystal Archive matt paper

  • LIMITED EDITION

    15” x 12” (38 x 30 cm) - 250 Prints

    20” x 16” (51 x 41 cm) - 50 Prints

  • Hand-signed by the artist

  • Numbered gallery stamp

  • Certificate of Print Authenticity

  • Ships in a large PVC tube with tracking

  • FREE Worldwide shipping

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The catalyst for 'The Less Deceived' was Philip Larkin's poem 'Deceptions' which was itself prompted by an article in 'London, Labour and the Poor' (Mayhew, Henry 1851–1861) in which a young woman recounts her experience at the hands of a man who drugged and raped her. Larkin's disturbing conclusion is that her attacker was ultimately deceiving himself more than her.

 

"All human emotion is headquartered in a love of self.
Without a love of self all other love is meaningless."
Dominic Rouse - The Artist's Journal, July 2013

 


Each printed is crafted by the artist using Fuji's Crystal Archive paper with a generous white border for matting and framing. Hand-signed in black ink, a numbered gallery stamp is printed on the back of each print. The title and copyright details are noted under the image and a signed Certificate of Print Authenticity is included.

 

LIMITED EDITIONS

Paper Size 15" x 12" (38 x 30 cm) - Image Size 13" x 10" (33 x 25 cm) - 250 prints

Paper Size 20" x 16" (51 x 41 cm) - Image Size 18" x 14" (46 x 36 cm) -  50 prints

PLEASE NOTE - the edition number of the print you receive may not match that shown in the listing photographs.

 

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