Beware the gatekeeper

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Beware the gatekeeper
mixed media assemblage
mouse, dead and fossilised in a SENTRY mousetrap, cogs, gilt & guilt.
Set deep inside a game box with gilded frame.
Dale Copeland, February 2012
290 X 245 X 110 mm
$1250
(Price includes delivery)
email me if you're interested.

I found the mouse-in-a-trap when I excavated a corner of my studio that hadn't been uncovered for 20 years.
Such a beautiful sad little beastie.
Clamped by the trap so proudly titled SENTRY.
Beware gatekeepers everywhere. From airports to the pearly sort.


Dale Copeland
from Puniho, Taranaki, New Zealand

Dale's studio can be found on Surf Highway, Taranaki, New Zealand

More of her work can be seen on the Virtual TART site at www.virtual.tart.co.nz/Dale

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