The Black Cot

Language: English

Illustrated by: Shani Rhys James

ISBN: 9781843231523

Current Publication Date: 2004

Format: Paperback

Number of Pages: 104

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The first monograph published on Shani Rhys James, winner of the prestigious Jerwood Painting Prize in 2003. Lavishly illustrated with up to 50 colour reproductions of major oil paintings, including her latest work to be shown in a major one-person exhibition touring Britain in 2004. Includes full biographical and career details of the artist, an introduction by Geraint Talfan Davies, present chair of the Arts Council of Wales, and a major essay by eminent art critic Edward Lucie Smith, placing the artist's work in the context of late 20th century and early 21st century visual art.