UGO RONDINONE | BLUE YELLOW PINK MOUNTAIN
70,000 - 100,000 USD
BLUE YELLOW PINK MOUNTAIN
signed with artist's initials and dated 15 on the underside of the blue rock; stamped with the artist's initials and date 2015 on the underside of the blue rock
painted stone with pedestal
35⅞ in. 91.1 cm.
pedestal: 33 by 18½ by 18½ in. 83.8 by 47 by 47 cm.
rocks: 36 by 21 by 8 in. 91.4 by 53.3 by 20.3 cm.
This work is in very good and sound condition overall. Under very close inspection, a few pinpoint media accretions are visible on the rocks. There is evidence of scuff marks and very minor losses on the underside of the rocks, from where they make contact with the base. There is evidence of light wear and handling throughout the base.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot provided by Sotheby's. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colours and shades which are different to the lot's actual colour and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation because Sotheby's is not a professional conservator or restorer but rather the condition report is a statement of opinion genuinely held by Sotheby's. For that reason, Sotheby's condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot.
Swiss Institute Benefit Live Auction, New York, 12 November 2015 (donated by the artist)
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner