DOG 'N BONE
oil on canvas
84 by 84 in. (213.5 by 213.5 cm.)
Executed in 1998.
This work is in good condition overall. There is canvas draw in each corner of the canvas, visible upon close inspection. There are minor scratches in the black passages, likely inherent to the artist's chosen working method, visible upon close inspection. There is minor, stable craquelure in the upper left and lower right quadrants, visible upon close inspection. There is a minor indentation mark in the lower right quadrant, visible upon close inspection. There are some minor scattered handling marks throughout, notably in the upper right corner. Under ultraviolet light inspection, there is no evidence of restoration. Unframed.
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White Cube, London
The Collection of David Teiger (acquired from the above in 1999)
Sotheby's, New York, 7 March 2019, Lot 523
Acquired from the above by the present owner