'Descendant', a figurative portrait collaged over abstract painting, by contemporary artist Jesse Leroy Smith
'Descendant', a figurative portrait collaged over abstract painting, by contemporary artist Jesse Leroy Smith
Detail of 'Descendant', a figurative portrait collaged over abstract painting, by contemporary artist Jesse Leroy Smith
'Descendant', a figurative portrait collaged over abstract painting, by contemporary artist Jesse Leroy Smith, shown in situ

Jesse Leroy Smith

Descendant

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- Painting, drawing & collage
- Mixed media on 200gsm paper & tracing paper
- 59 x 42 cm (sold unframed)
- Ink, watercolour & foil
- Acid-free, archival paper. Non-archival foil

Trained at the Royal Academy schools, Jesse Leroy Smith's paintings evolve from prolific scrapbooks in which family, friends and heroes are montaged with ancient art and film stills. Parents transmute into actors, his children become cultural icons.

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