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Ritual Figures

Date made: C.1950

Artist: Day, Maurice

Description: Three plaster figures by Maurice Day, artist and a former tutor at the Isle of Man College. The figures are loosely based on the human form lying stretched and emaciated to show the decay of flesh and the bone structure within. Inspired by the ritualistic suffering inflicted on one human being by another.


Measurements: overall: 5 cm x 50 cm x 23 cm

Materials: plaster

Object name: sculpture

Collection: Art Collection

ID number: 1999-0096


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