Purple Rain

Original price was: £2,700.00.Current price is: £1,950.00.

Purple Rain, Jeremy Baker, acrylic on canvas, 120 x 90 x 3.5 cm. Unframed with finished edges.


Actually named ‘Prince’ by his father, he was a self-taught musician and a self-styled showman. He is now regarded as one of the greatest musicians of his generation.

Most influential songs for JB were:

When Doves Cry, Raspberry Beret, Sign of the Times, Nothing compares 2 U and of corse, Purple Rain.

Jeremy Baker studied at Bath Academy of Art (part of Bath University) under the tutorship of amongst others, Sir Michael Craig Martin. (Famous for teaching Damien Hirst, Sarah Lucas, Gary Hume and many others.) Leaving university with a BA in Visual Communication.  His career began in art and design.  First in graphic design, then publishing and finally advertising, as an art director for various agencies, before finally setting up his own agency. There, as Creative Director, he won many advertising creative awards (including 3 Clios) over the next 15 years for a wide variety of clients.  After selling the agency, he has been dedicated to creating contemporary art ever since.


Additional information

Weight 8 kg
Dimensions 120 × 90 × 3.5 cm

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