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…and their integrity was uncompromising, 2013
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Please note this work ships unframed. Image here is for display purposes only.

Mixed Media

Unframed, Incomplete A3 jigsaw, with 33% of its pieces missing

17.00 x 13.00 in

43.2 x 33.0 cm

Edition of 15

This work comes with a signed and numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

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    About The Work

    As is traditionally the case with challenging works of conceptual art, …and their integrity was uncompromising by Ryan Gander consists of simple materials, here, the jumbled pieces of a partial puzzle, upon which Gander handwrote a quote from the ancient Spartan king Menelaus: “May it keep the wolves in the hills and the women in our beds.” A limited edition of 15, this intellectual and unconventional work probes the meaning and effects of incompletion, all the while eliciting frustration and amusement alike from the viewer. 

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