Pietà

Pietà

 This sculpture in beech wood and brass took Lawson almost seven years to complete. Its weighty presence, both physically and conceptually, achieves a sombre reflection of the moment of the Pieta.

Artist: Fenwick Lawson

Date: 1975 - 1981

Dimensions: Life size

Artwork Materials: Wood

Artwork Type: Sculpture

Commissioned: Dean and Chapter of Durham Cathedral

Location: Durham Cathedral

Setting: Chapel of the Nine Altars

Permanent display: Yes

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