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P & O Makower Trust, commission

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National Museum Wales Contemporary Silver Commission

‘The Company of Old Roads’, a sculptural installation by metal artist and silversmith Claire Malet, commissioned by the P & O Makower Trust, will go on display at the National Museum Wales Cardiff, from 12 December 2017.

The installation, in fine silver on a walnut base (carved by woodworker Nick Barberton), makes reference to ‘Roads’ by the poet Edward Thomas (1878-1917), the centenary of whose death falls this year.’

Keywords

silver, wood, book, fine silver, precious metal, installation, sculpture

Disciplines

Silversmithing

Materials

Metal, Wood, Mixed Media, Precious metal
The Company of Old Roads
Photographer: Anthony Evans
2017, fine silver, walnut wood, 'Collected Poems of Edward Thomas', ribbon, length 80 cm

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