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Tony Cragg
B. 1949
THE FANATICS
stainless steel
345 by 65 by 65 cm. 135 3/4 by 25 1/2 by 25 1/2 in.
Executed in 2006, this work is from an edition of 6.
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Provenance

Marie-Christine Gennart, Brussels
Private Collection, Europe
Christie's, London, 28 June 2012, Lot 186
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Exhibited

London, Lisson Gallery, Tony Cragg, May - June 2006 (ed. no. unkown)
Berlin, Akademie der Künste Museum; and Duisburg, Stiftung Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Tony Cragg, Das Potential der Dinge, September 2006 - April 2007, p. 250, illustrated in colour (ed. no. unknown)

Catalogue Note

"Sculptures are often and at their best not just a result of an artist taking a material…but rather the result of a dialogue between the material and the artist" (Tony Cragg cited in: Exh. Cat., Nuremberg, Neues Museum Nürnberg, Tony Cragg Familiae, 2005, p. 55).

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