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In Pictures: Art inspired by David Beckham
Emin's Polaroid
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Artist Tracey Emin was inspired by footballer David Beckham to pose for this Polaroid portrait in which she is writing a letter to the England captain. It was among a series of artworks auctioned at Christie's for charity on Thursday.
Gormley's Behind Appearance
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Sculptor Antony Gormley, who created the Angel of the North, contributed this pigment on paper piece called Behind Appearance to the Beckham art sale, which raised more than 150,000 for the National Deaf Children's Society.
Sue McCartney-Snape's On Top Of The World
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Artists Sue McCartney-Snape and Celia Washington created On Top Of The World, showing Beckham hanging above a sea of people.
Holly Johnson
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Frankie Goes To Hollywood frontman Holly Johnson painted a simple cross of St George for his provocatively entitled artwork, inspired by Beckham.
Cathy de Monchaux's Inquisition
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Sculptor Cathy de Monchaux, who was nominated for the Turner Prize in 1998, called her piece Inquisition. Elastoplast, velvet and beads were among the materials used to create it.
Zadok Ben David's Out Of Order
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Visual artist Zadok Ben-David's contribution to the Beckham-themed charity art auction was stainless steel creation Out Of Order, made in 2002.
David Mach's Posh And Becks
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Turner nominee David Mach acknowledged both Beckham and his wife Victoria in Posh And Becks, a collage of postcards.
David Begbie's Skindeep
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Scottish-born sculptor David Begbie interpreted the image of David Beckham using his trademark steel mesh.
Sophie Barnard's Untitled
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A painting by Sophie Barnard took a sideways glance at just how international the reach of David Beckham is. The charity auction also featured a contribution from renowned artist Sir Peter Blake.





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