454
454
Damien Hirst
UNTITLED #2
Estimate
450,000550,000
LOT SOLD. 675,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
454
Damien Hirst
UNTITLED #2
Estimate
450,000550,000
LOT SOLD. 675,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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Damien Hirst
B. 1965
UNTITLED #2
signed on the reverse
household gloss on canvas
35 7/8 by 35 7/8 in. 91.4 by 91.4 cm.
Executed in 1992. 
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Provenance

Private Collection (acquired directly from the artist)
Private Collection, Transylvania
Christie’s, London, 5 February 2004, Lot 217
Private Collection
Phillips, London, 14 February 2013, Lot 20
Private Collection 
Phillips, London, 5 October 2016, Lot 20 
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner 

Literature

Jason Beard and Millicent Wilner, Eds., Damien Hirst: The Complete Spot Paintings, 1986-2011, London 2013, p. 44, illustrated in color

Catalogue Note

“Mathematically, with the spot paintings, I probably discovered the most fundamentally important thing in any kind of art. Which is the harmony of where colour can exist on its own, interacting with other colours in a perfect format.”

Damien Hirst

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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New York