Artworks

Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2009-2011 - 49454

Narcissus
2009-2011
Painted bronze, silicone oil and Portland stone composite
Two parts, each: 67 5/16 x 98 7/16 in. (171 x 250 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2009-2011 - 49455

Narcissus (detail)
2009-2011
Painted bronze, silicone oil and Portland stone composite
Two parts, each: 67 5/16 x 98 7/16 in. (171 x 250 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2009-2011 - 49456

Narcissus (detail)
2009-2011
Painted bronze, silicone oil and Portland stone composite
Two parts, each: 67 5/16 x 98 7/16 in. (171 x 250 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2009-2011 - 49436

Narcissus (detail)
2009-2011
Painted bronze, silicone oil and Portland stone composite
Two parts, each: 67 5/16 x 98 7/16 in. (171 x 250 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2009-2011 - 49445

Narcissus (detail)
2009-2011
Painted bronze, silicone oil and Portland stone composite
Two parts, each: 67 5/16 x 98 7/16 in. (171 x 250 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2009-2011 - 49460

Narcissus (detail)
2009-2011
Painted bronze, silicone oil and Portland stone composite
Two parts, each: 67 5/16 x 98 7/16 in. (171 x 250 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2009-2011 - 49446

Narcissus (detail)
2009-2011
Painted bronze, silicone oil and Portland stone composite
Two parts, each: 67 5/16 x 98 7/16 in. (171 x 250 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Manchester Whimsy IV - Raqib Shaw - 2013 - 62131

Manchester Whimsy IV
2013
Bronze
7 11/16 x 10 1/4 x 18 1/8 in. (19.5 x 26 x 46 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Manchester Whimsy I - Raqib Shaw - 2013 - 62130

Manchester Whimsy I
2013
Bronze
9 13/16 x 6 5/16 x 9 7/16 in. (25 x 16 x 24 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Manchester Whimsy II - Raqib Shaw - 2013 - 62127

Manchester Whimsy II
2013
Bronze
10 7/16 x 10 7/16 x 9 7/16 in. (26.5 x 26.5 x 24 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

An Ode to the Dissolving Silk of Dusk - Raqib Shaw - 2011 - 60750

An Ode to the Dissolving Silk of Dusk
2011
Watercolour, acrylic, enamel, glitter and rhinestone on paper mounted on wood
32 5/16 x 43 11/16 in. (82 x 111 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Arrival of the Horse King (Paradise Lost Series) - Raqib Shaw - 2011-2012 - 56791

Arrival of the Horse King (Paradise Lost Series)
2011-2012
Oil, acrylic, enamel, glitter and rhinestones on birch wood
108 in. ( 274.3 cm)
Photo: Ben Westoby

Ode to the lost moon when innocence was young - Raqib Shaw - 2009/2010 - 36575

Ode to the lost moon when innocence was young
2009-2010
60 x 84 in. (152.4 x 213.4 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Blue Moonbeam Gatherer - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 37407

Blue Moonbeam Gatherer
2010
60 x 84 in. (152.4 x 213.4 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Study for Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 34949

Study for Narcissus
2010
Framed: 55 3/16 x 61 5/8 in. (140.1 x 156.6 cm)
Watercolour, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper mounted onto wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Study for Narcissus - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 35244

Study for Narcissus (detail)
2010
Framed: 55 3/16 x 61 5/8 in. (140.1 x 156.6 cm)
Watercolour, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper mounted onto wood

Paradise Lost - Raqib Shaw - 2001-11 - 42491

Paradise Lost
2001-2011
118 1/8 x 354 5/16 in. (300 x 900 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

Paradise Lost - Raqib Shaw - 2001-11 - 42492

Paradise Lost (detail)
2001-2011
118 1/8 x 354 5/16 in. (300 x 900 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ben Westoby

Paradise Lost - Raqib Shaw - 2001-11 - 42495

Paradise Lost (detail)
2001-2011
118 1/8 x 354 5/16 in. (300 x 900 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ben Westoby

Paradise Lost - Raqib Shaw - 2001-11 - 42486

Paradise Lost (detail)
2001-2011
118 1/8 x 354 5/16 in. (300 x 900 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ben Westoby

Paradise Lost - Raqib Shaw - 2001-11 - 42505

Paradise Lost (detail)
2001-2011
118 1/8 x 354 5/16 in. (300 x 900 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ben Westoby

Paradise Lost - Raqib Shaw - 2001-11 - 42510

Paradise Lost
2001-11
118 1/8 x 354 5/16 in. (300 x 900 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

Seymour Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 35571

Seymour Suite
2010
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Seymour Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 35578

Seymour Suite (detail)
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Seymour Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 35574

Seymour Suite (detail)
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Seymour Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 35585

Seymour Suite (detail)
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper

The Last Lament of the First Bird Man of the Universe - Raqib Shaw - 2011 - 40243

The Last Lament of the First Bird Man of the Universe
2011
48 in. (121.9 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Ben Westoby

The Last Lament of the First Bird Man of the Universe - Raqib Shaw - 2011 - 40247

The Last Lament of the First Bird Man of the Universe (detail)
2011
48 in. (121.9 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Ben Westoby

Conversation With a Nightingale - Raqib Shaw - 2011 - 42143

Conversation With a Nightingale
2011
Framed: 29 1/2 x 29 1/2 in. (75 x 75 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Ben Westoby

Firefly Catcher - Raqib Shaw - 2011 - 42153

Firefly Catcher
2011
Framed: 29 1/2 x 29 1/2 in. (75 x 75 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Ben Westoby

The Sun King Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 36700

The Sun King Suite
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper
15 parts
Photo: Ellen Broughton

The Sun King Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 36970

The Sun King Suite (detail)
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper. 15 parts
Photo: Ellen Broughton

The Sun King Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 36966

The Sun King Suite (detail)
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper
15 parts
Photo: Ellen Broughton

The Sun King Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 36973

The Sun King Suite (detail)
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper
15 parts
Photo: Ellen Broughton

The Sun King Suite - Raqib Shaw - 2010 - 36968

The Sun King Suite (detail)
2010
67 9/16 x 115 1/16 in. (171.6 x 292.2 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel, pencil and rhinestones on paper
15 parts

Blossom Gatherer I - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 38162

Blossom Gatherer I
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Blossom Gatherer I - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 39102

Blossom Gatherer I (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Blossom Gatherer I - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 39103

Blossom Gatherer I (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Blossom Gatherer II - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 38163

Blossom Gatherer II
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Blossom Gatherer II - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 39106

Blossom Gatherer II (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Blossom Gatherer II - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 39107

Blossom Gatherer II (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

Swallow Catcher - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 37580

Swallow Catcher
2009-2011
60 x 191 15/16 in. (152.4 x 487.6 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

Swallow Catcher - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 40292

Swallow Catcher (detail)
2009-2011
60 x 191 15/16 in. (152.4 x 487.6 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Swallow Catcher - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 40294

Swallow Catcher (detail)
2009-2011
60 x 191 15/16 in. (152.4 x 487.6 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Swallow Catcher - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 40295

Swallow Catcher (detail)
2009-2011
60 x 191 15/16 in. (152.4 x 487.6 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

The Moonbeam Gatherer - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 36978

The Moonbeam Gatherer
2009-2011
60 x 191 15/16 in. (152.4 x 487.6 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

The Moonbeam Gatherer - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 37324

The Moonbeam Gatherer (detail)
2009-2011
60 x 191 15/16 in. (152.4 x 487.6 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

The Moonbeam Gatherer - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 37325

The Moonbeam Gatherer (detail)
2009-2011
60 x 191 15/16 in. (152.4 x 487.6 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free I
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free I - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 39183

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free I (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free I - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 39184

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free I (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free II - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 36514

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free II
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free II - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 36961

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free II (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free II - Raqib Shaw - 2009-11 - 39207

Ode to the Lost Moon when the Nightingale was set Free II (detail)
2009-2011
96 x 96 in. (243.8 x 243.8 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood

Death, Beauty and Justice I - Raqib Shaw - 2007 - 25156

Death, Beauty and Justice I
2007
Ø 29 3/16 in. (Ø 74.1 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper

Erasmus I
2007
57 7/8 x 44 1/2 in. (147 x 113 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Andy Johnson

Moonlight, nude on the blossoms shone, when I bound myself, only to set you free - Raqib Shaw - 2009 - 33957

Moonlight, nude on the blossoms shone, when I bound myself, only to set you free
2009
24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

I remember the first night, with your wine and fruit in my springtime of sorrow, when the nightingale was set free - Raqib Shaw - 2009 - 33958

I remember the first night, with your wine and fruit in my springtime of sorrow, when the nightingale was set free
2009
24 x 24 in. (61 x 61 cm)
Oil, acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on birch wood
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Ode To The Lost Moon Of The Lesser Himalayas On The Banks Of The Lidder - Raqib Shaw - 2009 - 40962

Ode To The Lost Moon Of The Lesser Himalayas On The Banks Of The Lidder
2009
1 panel: 32 13/16 x 43 5/8 x 0 1/2 in. (83.3 x 110.8 x 1.2 cm)
2 panels: 43 5/8 x 32 13/16 x 0 1/2 in. (110.8 x 83.3 x 1.2 cm),1 panel: 32 13/16 x 43 5/8 x 0 1/2 in. (83.3 x 110.8 x 1.2 cm)2 panels: 43 5/8 x 32 13/16 x 0 1/2 in. (110.8 x 83.3 x 1.2 cm),1 panel: 32 13/16 x 43 5/8 x 0 1/2 in. (83.3 x 110.8 x 1.2 cm)2 panels: 43 5/8 x 32 13/16 x 0 1/2 in. (110.8 x 83.3 x 1.2 cm)
Water colour, Acrylic, Enamel, Glitter and Rhinestones on Paper
Photo: Ellen Broughton

Adam - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 26942

Adam
2008
66 15/16 x 79 1/8 x 79 1/8 in. (170 x 201 x 201 cm)
Fibreglass, resin, silicon oil and precious stones
Photo: Stephen White

Adam - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 29119

Adam (detail)
2008
66 15/16 x 79 1/8 x 79 1/8 in. (170 x 201 x 201 cm)
Fibreglass, resin, silicon oil and precious stones
Photo: Stephen White

Adam - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 29120

Adam (detail)
2008
66 15/16 x 79 1/8 x 79 1/8 in. (170 x 201 x 201 cm)
Fibreglass, resin, silicon oil and precious stones
Photo: Stephen White

Untitled - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 24405

Untitled
2008
Ø 31 11/16 x 1 3/4 in. (Ø 80.5 x 4.5 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Stephen White

VANITAS VANITATUM, ET OMNIA VANITAS - Portrait of Dorothea Kannengeisser and Jakob Meyer II ...A Study of The art worlds smart couple - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 24406

VANITAS VANITATUM, ET OMNIA VANITAS - Portrait of Dorothea Kannengeisser and Jakob Meyer II ...A Study of The art worlds smart couple
2008
Diptych, each: 35 3/16 x 28 in. (89.4 x 71.1 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on card
Photo: Stephen White

...And The Paisleys On My Lapels Have Long Withered Away I - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 27958

...And The Paisleys On My Lapels Have Long Withered Away I
2008
Diptych, each: 52 15/16 x 42 1/8 in. (134.5 x 107 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: John Jones

Untitled - Raqib Shaw - 2006 - 25133

Untitled
2006
Framed: 20 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (52 x 52 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones, gold plated and resin on paper

Henry VIII - Raqib Shaw - 2006 - 24837

Henry VIII
2006
68 1/2 x 44 3/4 in. (174 x 113.7 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper

Absence of God I - Raqib Shaw - 2007 - 23011

Absence of God I
2007
71 7/8 x 48 in. (182.6 x 121.9 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Andy Johnson

Absence of God II - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 23012

Absence of God II
2008
96 1/8 x 119 11/16 in. (244.1 x 304 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Andy Johnson

Absence of God III...And His Tears of Blood Will Drown the Cities of Men - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 24169

Absence of God III...And His Tears of Blood Will Drown the Cities of Men
2008
142 3/4 x 150 in. (362.58 x 381 cm) Tondo: 45 in. (114.3 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on fine portrait linen
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Absence of God IV...The Blind Butterfly Catcher - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 24508

Absence of God IV...The Blind Butterfly Catcher
2008
48 7/16 x 191 5/16 in. (123 x 486 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

Absence of God IV...The Blind Butterfly Catcher - Raqib Shaw - 2008 - 28893

Absence of God IV...The Blind Butterfly Catcher (detail)
2008
48 7/16 x 191 5/16 in. (123 x 486 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Todd-White Art Photography

The Garden of Earthly Delights I - Raqib Shaw - 2002 - 23481

The Garden of Earthly Delights I
2002
48 1/16 x 83 7/8 in. (122 x 213 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Stephen White

The Garden of Earthly Delights II - Raqib Shaw - 2002 - 23484

The Garden of Earthly Delights II
2002
48 1/16 x 83 7/8 in. (122 x 213 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Stephen White

The Garden of Earthly Delights III - Raqib Shaw - 2003 - 23504

The Garden of Earthly Delights III
2003
Triptych. Each panel: 120 x 60 in. (304.8 x 152.4 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Stephen White

The Garden of Earthly Delights III - Raqib Shaw - 2003 - 23835

The Garden of Earthly Delights III (detail)
2003
Triptych. Each panel: 120 x 60 in. (304.8 x 152.4 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Stephen White

The Garden of Earthly Delights III - Raqib Shaw - 2003 - 23836

The Garden of Earthly Delights III (detail)
2003
Triptych. Each panel: 120 x 60 in. (304.8 x 152.4 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Stephen White

The Garden of Earthly Delights IV - Raqib Shaw - 2004 - 23522

The Garden of Earthly Delights IV
2004
60 1/4 x 84 1/16 in. (153 x 213.5 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on paper
Photo: Stephen White

The Garden of Earthly Delights V - Raqib Shaw - 2004 - 23523

The Garden of Earthly Delights V
2004
48 1/16 x 74 in. (122 x 188 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board
Photo: Stephen White

The Garden of Earthly Delights VI - Raqib Shaw - 2004 - 23524

The Garden of Earthly Delights VI
2004
74 x 48 1/16 in. (188 x 122 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board

The Garden of Earthly Delights VII - Raqib Shaw - 2004 - 23526

The Garden of Earthly Delights VII
2004
35 13/16 x 60 1/16 in. (91 x 152.5 cm)
Acrylic, glitter, enamel and rhinestones on board

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