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Gilbert & George ('IN THE PISS')

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Gilbert & George ('IN THE PISS')

by Gilbert & George
photo-piece of nine panels, 1997
89 in. x 74 3/4 in. (2260 mm x 1900 mm)
Purchased, 1999
Primary Collection
NPG 6489

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  • Gilbert & George (1943-; 1942-), Artists. Sitter in 12 portraits, Artist of 1 portrait.

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  • Gilbert & George (1943-; 1942-), Artists. Artist of 1 portrait, Sitter in 12 portraits.

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Gilbert & George use themselves and their surroundings in their work whose aim is to 'take the language of art near to total taboo'. In the Piss is part of a series entitled New Testamental Pictures, combining microscope images of bodily excretions with naked self-portraits.

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