Lot 335
  • 335

Matthew Barney

Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 USD
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Description

  • Matthew Barney
  • A Pele da L├ómina
  • signed and dated 04 on the reverse
  • c-print in high density polyethylene frame
  • 28 3/4 by 19 1/2 by 2 1/4 in. 73 by 49.5 by 5.7 cm.
  • Executed in 2004, this work is number 8 from an edition of 50 plus 10 artist's proofs.

Provenance

Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York
Private Collection (acquired from the above)
Sotheby's, New York, September 21, 2012, lot 121
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Condition

Overall the work is in excellent condition. The c-print shows a few faint horizontal scratches towards its base, where the photograph meets the artist's frame (visible only at close range under raking light). There are a few minor surface scratches and nicks to the frame. There is some accretion residue on the upper right of the reverse of the frame.
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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