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Language Oven
Language Oven
Language Oven
Language Oven

© the artist. Photo credit: Essex County Council

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'Language Oven' is part of a series celebrating Essex's association with Jiangsu Province, China. After visiting China, Davey produced six pieces relating to its temples, gardens and customs. This piece is a workbench on which there is an arrangement of objects drawn from cooking, printing and imperial architecture. Salt has historically played an important economic role within Jiangsu and Maldon in Essex.

County Hall, Chelmsford

Chelmsford


Date

2009

Medium

oak, steel, zinc & paint

Measurements

H 75 x W 150 x D 80 cm (E)

Accession number

242

Acquisition method

commissioned by Essex County Council and funded by the Essex Art Fund, 2009

Work type

Sculpture


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Market Road, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1LX England

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