Road of Excess Leads to Palace of Wisdom
Jaume Plensa

Artist: Plensa, Jaume (Spain)
Title: Road of Excess Leads to Palace of Wisdom, 1997
Artist Birth Date: 1955
Medium: Sculpture (painted light box)
Subject: Poetry by Blake
Art Type: Original (3/3)
Description: Painted light box with language from the poet Blake: “The Road of Excess Leeds to the Palace of Wisdom”
Dimensions Framed: 40 In. H x 27 In. W x 12 In. D
Notes: Catalogue: Jaume Plensa, Ediciones Poligrafa, 2003, essay by Carsten Ahrens & others, text on page 114.
Exhibition & Catalogue: Jaume Plensa, Chaos – Soliva, Museo National Centro de Art Reina Sofia, Feb. 3 – Apr. 30, 2000, published by Ministero de Education y Cultura, text by Jose Giraro Cabrera & others, ours illust. pg 136
Exhibited: Basel Art Fair, June 2000 by Daniel Templon Galerie.