Lot 45
  • 45

Lorna Simpson

Estimate
7,000 - 9,000 USD
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Description

  • Lorna Simpson
  • ID
  • black and white silver prints and engraved plastic plaques, in 2 parts
  • 84 by 49 in. 213 by 124.5 cm.
  • Executed in 1990, this work is number 1 from an edition of 4.

Provenance

Josh Baer Gallery, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above in May 1990

Exhibited

Fukui Fine Arts Museum; Tokushima Modern Art Museum, Otani Memorial Art Museum, Dream Singers, Story Tellers: An African-American Presence, November 1992 - May 1993
Tokyo, Setagaya Art Museum; Osaka, National Museum of Art; Fukuoka-shi, Fukuoka Art Museum, Beyond The Frame: The Transition from Modernism to Postmodernism in American Art, 1960-1990, July - December 1991

Condition

This work is in very good condition overall. There is evidence of light wear and handling along the edges of the artist's frame, otherwise, there are no apparent condition problems with this work.
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