The First Cut


Size: 60 x 60 x 30cm


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The First Cut is a wall-mounted resin sculpture with steel blade mounted on frame by Simon Shepherd. This is a unique piece and is signed by the artist.

Artwork Details

Wall-mounted resin sculpture with steel blade mounted on frame

Size: 60 x 60 x 30cm

Signed by the artist

Shipping & Returns


Delivery is free on orders over £100. You can also select free collection from our London studio when you checkout. Home delivery for framed artworks costs £9.50 Some artworks require specialist packing materials, e.g. sculptures, which attracts a small surcharge. Find out more on shipping & returns.

Europe & Worldwide

We deliver worldwide. Our shipping costs vary by country. Find out more on shipping & returns.


We are confident that you’ll love your artwork, but if for whatever reason you decide it’s not for you, you can return it within 14 days of receipt. Find out more on shipping & returns.

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Interested in buying this artwork? Please enter your name and shipping destination into the form below and we’ll come back to you with a bespoke shipping quote. You can also reach us at hello@artrepublic.com or on +44 (0)1273 093070.

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How long will it take for my artwork to arrive?

We aim to dispatch unframed artwork within 7 working days of receiving your order. Postage within the UK takes around 1-3 working days. Custom framed items are usually dispatched within 21 working days of receiving your order. For more information, see our delivery page.

What is your returns policy?

Once you receive your artwork, you have 14 days to return it and get a full refund if you're not happy. If you would like to return an artwork, please contact us first at support@artrepublic.com. It is your responsibility to cover the return postage. Our returns' policy excludes items that are hand-made to order, such as artwork that has been framed, purchased as part of a timed release, or commissioned. These can only be returned if they are faulty.

How much does delivery cost?

UK delivery is free on orders over £100. Framed artworks cost £15 and we can only ship these within the UK. We also offer pick up from our studio. Worldwide delivery is dependent on location. For more information on delivery costs, head to our delivery page.

What payment methods are accepted?

We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Maestro. We also accept payment via PayPal, Apple Pay, Shop Pay and Klarna. We also offer financing through Own Art. Payment will be taken as soon as your order has been placed.

Can I get my artwork framed?

Yes! We work with a network of expert framers, and you can add a selection of frames to an artwork on the artwork page. Please see our framing page for more details, as well as information on additional styles that we can offer.

If you are shipping internationally, please contact us on support@artrepublic.com first, so we can help you with any specialist shipping quotes you might need.

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