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Acquired Blindness in those of normal perception

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1992 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Thomson, Roddy, born 1964 (artist)
    Thomson, Roddy, born 1964 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Black canvas box

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, room 514, case R1, shelf SH4, box X1001C

Physical description

A black canvas portfolio box, lettered in silver with 'Acquired Blindness in those of Normal Perception', containing photographs of the heads of classical sculptures.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1992 (made)


Thomson, Roddy, born 1964 (artist)
Thomson, Roddy, born 1964 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Black canvas box


Height: 35.5 cm, Width: 28 cm

Descriptive line

Portfolio of text and photographs by Roddy Thomson, 'Acquired Blindness in those of normal perception', black canvas portfolio box, Great Britain, 1992

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1993

Production Note

Numbered 4 of an edition of 4.


Card; Canvas



Subjects depicted



Photographs; Sculpture


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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