Lot 30
  • 30

Ann Hamilton

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 USD
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Description

  • Ann Hamilton
  • Untitled (bookball)
  • unwound book in glass and wood vitrine
  • 6 1/4 by 28 1/2 by 12 1/2 in. 15.9 by 72.4 by 31.8 cm.
  • Executed in 1994, this work is number 5 from an edition of 15, plus 4 artist's proofs.

Provenance

Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
Acquired by the present owner from the above

Exhibited

Baltimore, Contemporary Museum, Impact: Revealing Sources for Contemporary Art, September 1998 - January 1999 (another example exhibited)

Condition

This work is in very good condition overall. There is some very minor wear to the edges of the vitrine. There is some minor wear to the edges of the book, inherent to the found nature of the material. In a wood and glass vitrine.
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