Polly Morgan Deckchair
The ideal gift for outdoor enthusiasts. Lounge around in style in the garden next summer or hang it on the wall as a unique piece of artwork. All deckchairs have been generously designed by artists, designers, celebrities and children through Deckchair Dreams, a fantastic public art adventure, to celebrate the trees, wildlife and other rare and wonderful things of London’s eight Royal Parks.
Just 250 deckchairs of this design are available for you buy. Made from a solid, sustainable Merpauh wood frame with a quality artist’s woven canvas, you can enjoy snoozing on these deckchairs for years to come.
is British and lives and works in London. She was born in 1980 and began working as an artist in October 2005. A love of animals and desire to preserve them led her to learn taxidermy, under the tutelage of taxidermist George Jamieson. Since then, she has gravitated towards making still lives with the animal as subject.
Her intention has never been to mimic the natural habitats of animals, as they are traditionally displayed, but to place them in less expected scenery. The scale and settings are often unnatural, but the animals are never anthropomorphised. Seeing them out of place encourages us to look at them as if for the first time; for example, a rat sheds its association with horror and disease and can be rightly viewed as a beautiful animal.
Solid Merpauh wood deckchair frame from a sustainable source
Sustainably sourced wooden frame with printed artist's woven canvas, suitable for outdoor use.
Deckchair dimensions when flat = 130 x 60 x 6cm
There is a lead time of this item of three weeks as they are printed to order.