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Doleful Creature (Homemade)

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    London (Printed and published)

  • Date:

    2012 (Printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Whitehead, Caroline (artist)
    East London Printmakers (Commissioned and published)

  • Materials and Techniques:


  • Credit Line:

    Given by East London Printmakers

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Cupboard 88MP, shelf Above

Physical description

Screenprint entitled 'Doleful Creature' depicting a mythical creature, similar to a platypus. Its body is grey with a green dragon-like spine, and it has avian feet similar to a goose or duck, with a flat yellow bill. Areas of hand-written text explain the creature with arrows. Numbered, titled and signed by the artist.

Place of Origin

London (Printed and published)


2012 (Printed and published)


Whitehead, Caroline (artist)
East London Printmakers (Commissioned and published)

Materials and Techniques



Height: 30 cm whole sheet, Width: 30 cm whole sheet

Descriptive line

Print by Caroline Whitehead entitled 'Doleful Creature (Homemade)' for ELP Box '12, published by East London Printmakers, 2012.


Paper; Printing ink


Printing; Screenprinting

Subjects depicted

Animals; Mythical


Printed pages & sheets; Prints

Production Type

Limited edition


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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