Porcelain espresso cup and saucer based on Damien Hirst's artwork For the Love of God, a platinum skull set with diamonds, one of Hirst’s most important and widely recognised works. The distorted anamorphic image printed on the saucer reflects in the plain metallic espresso cup to create an image of the skull.
Damien Hirst is the most prominent artist to have emerged from the British art scene in the 1990s. His role as an artist and curator has proved fundamental in the development of the group that became internationally known as the YBAs (Young British Artists). Hirst’s work asks viewers to question the main dilemmas of human existence: birth, illness, death and religion.
Cup measures 5cm diameter and saucer 12cm diameter.
Not safe for use in a dishwasher or microwave.
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