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Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly
Butterfly

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In 2009, students at Harlow College competed to win a commission by homebuilder Barratt for their Fifth Avenue housing development. Working within a budget of £5,000, the six-month project required the students to create contemporary sculptures that would reflect Harlow's history and its current regeneration. Madeline Allen, who lives in Harlow, designed a steel butterfly. She said, 'when Harlow New Town was built, the new pubs were named after butterflies.


Medium

stainless steel

Accession number

CM20_TJ_S002

Acquisition method

commissioned by Barratt Homes, 2009

Work type

Sculpture

Work status

extant

Listing status

not listed

Unveiling date

2009

Access

at all times


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Located at

Newstead Way, Harlow

CM20 1BW

Sited in the Fifth Avenue residential area.