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Maggi Hambling The Scallop (2003) Aldeburgh beach.

The edge of the main shell is pierced with the words, "I hear those voices that will not be drowned", taken from Benjamin Britten's opera Peter Grimes.

Keywords: Sculpture, Aldeburgh, Scallop shell, Maggi Hambling, Benjamin Britten

Photograph © Andrew Dunn, 1 November 2005.
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