Lot 103
  • 103

Christian Marclay

Estimate
20,000 - 30,000 GBP
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Description

  • Christian Marclay
  • Lip Lock
  • altered tuba and pocket trumpet
  • 87.6 by 50.8 by 45.7cm.; 34 1/2 by 20 by 18in.
  • Executed in 2000, this work is unique.

Provenance

White Cube, London

Exhibited

New York, Paula Cooper Gallery, Christian Marclay, New Works, 2001
New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Whitney Biennial, 2002
Los Angeles, UCLA Hammer Museum; New York, The Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College; Seattle, The Seattle Art Museum; Thun, Kunstmuseum; Avignon, Collection Lambert; London, Barbican Art Gallery, Christian Marclay, 2003-2005

Literature

Kim Gonz├ílez, Kim Gordon & Matthew Higgs, Christian Marclay, London 2005, p. 73 

Condition

Colour: The colours in the catalogue illustration are fairly accurate, although the gold tends more towards a deep yellow gold in the original. Condition: This work is in very good condition. Upon very close inspection, there are a few hairline surface scratches in places.
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