Lot 42
  • 42

Lari Pittman

Estimate
60,000 - 80,000 USD
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Description

  • Lari Pittman
  • Untitled #42 (A Decorated Chronology of Insistence and Resignation)
  • signed on the reverse
  • acrylic on wood
  • 80 by 60 1/8 in. 203.2 by 152.7 cm.
  • Executed in 1994.

Provenance

Studio Guenzani, Milan
Acquired by the present owner from the above

Literature

Arlène Bonnant, CAP Collection, Switzerland, 2005, p. 229, illustrated in color

Condition

This work is in good condition overall. There is a fine, horizontal crack in the support running the length of the work across the center. There is evidence of fine, scattered craquelure, and there are some minor accretions throughout. There is faint evidence of handling at the turning edges. Under ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.
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