Jolyon Fenwick (1971-)
Composition with beetles and ants. Signed on the verso. No. of editions: 5 + 2 APs.
Framed in lacquered walnut with museum glass. Covered with velvet back and sides.
The term Megalopolis – meaning ‘Supercity’ – was coined by Patrick Geddes in his 1915 book Cities in Evolution and used by Lewis Mumford in his 1938 book The Culture of Cities, which described it as the first stage in urban overdevelopment and social decline.
All the specimens used are ethically and sustainably sourced.