Sean Scully Works

Sean Scully RA (born 30 June 1945) is an Irish-born American-based artist working as a painter, printmaker, sculptor and photographer. His work is held in museum collections worldwide and he has twice been named a Turner Prize nominee. Moving from London to

Volume with complete text and 8 color etchings with aquatint, 1992. 305x253 mm; 12x10 inches (sheet), full margins, bound as issued. Edition of 300. Signed and numbered "182" in pencil on the justification page.

New York in 1975, Scully helped lead the transition from Minimalism to Emotional abstraction in painting, abandoning the reduced vocabulary of Minimalism in favor of a return to metaphor and spirituality in art.

Scully has also been a lecturer and professor at a number of universities and his writing and teachings are collected in the 2016 book, Inner: The Collected Writings and Selected Interviews of Sean Scully.



New York: Limited Editions Club, 1992. Hardcover. With the Clam Shell Box. Large 10" x 12" quarto bound in full black goatskin leather with the spine and front cover stamped in 22 karat gold in a clam shell box covered with black Italian cotton. Etchings have been printed on an all cotton stock made by Cartiere Enrico Magnani, in Pescia, Italy. The text has been printed on an off white Lana Royale stock, made in France. The typographic designer was Dan Carr. illustrated with four full page and four half page color etchings by Sean Scully and SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page.