Speared Chair

 

This piece consists of an old easy chair upholstered with worn ivory velvet. The body of the chair is pierced by long wood spears in numerous places. Among other images, the chair’s distress recalls the martyrdom of Saint Sebastian, a favorite subject of Renaissance painters. Copyright Jamie Calderwood 2018 Materials: Wingback easy chair and wooden spears
Dimensions: 46” x 54” x 59” Ht.