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Caveman (set of 3 lights; Large) (1998)

Georg Baldele

special fire-resistant aramid fibre paper roll, metal and glue

Manchester Art Gallery

Caveman (set of 3 lights; Large) (1998)

© Georg Baldele. Photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery



Craft, Installation


Paper, Metal


300 x 45 cm

Accession Number:

M20148/3; 2018.44


Purchased by the Contemporary Art Society with funds from the Arts Council Lottery Fund, the Corporate Patrons of Manchester City Galleries and the Crafts Council, 2005

Ownership history:

Purchased from the artist by the Contemporary Art Society for its Special Collection Scheme, with the aid of Arts Council Lottery Funding, 21 January 2004; presented to Manchester Art Gallery, 2005


Manchester Art Gallery


The Caveman lights are made from special fire-resistant Nomex paper roll and brought up from the middle to create an adjustable, or ready-glued, stalagmite shaped light.

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