175
175
Marc Quinn
WORLD OF DESIRE
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 442,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
175
Marc Quinn
WORLD OF DESIRE
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 442,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of A. Alfred Taubman: Modern & Contemporary Art

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Marc Quinn
B. 1964
WORLD OF DESIRE
Stamped with the artist's name Marc Quinn, date 2010 and number 2/5 
Patinated bronze
85 by 39 by 18 in.; 251.9 by 99.1 by 45.7 cm
Conceived and cast in 2010 in an edition of 5.

Please note that in the print catalogue for this sale, this lot appears as number 175T.


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Provenance

Galerie Hopkins, Paris
Acquired from the above by A. Alfred Taubman in June 2010

Catalogue Note

"The overwhelming sensuality of the natural world, whose life force is one of pure desire, the orchids meditate on the human obsession of ideal beauty, achieved through the manipulation, modification and control of nature." Marc Quinn

The Collection of A. Alfred Taubman: Modern & Contemporary Art

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New York