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DEATH and BEETLES

JAN FABRE
Belgian artist provocateur
Sculptural collages in the mode of Vanitas and Memento Mori, with the secular / biological accent of decomposition via beetles.

Tribute to the Belgian Congo
2010 (
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l’oisillon de DieuThe Nestling of God
2000 – materials: skull, wings of beetles, stuffed parrot 
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Skull (ferret)
2001 – materials: synthetic skull, beetles, stuffed ferret
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