AI WEIWEI | FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING)
AI WEIWEI | FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING)
AI WEIWEI | FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING)
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AI WEIWEI | FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING)

Estimate: 100,000 - 150,000 USD

AI WEIWEI | FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING)

Estimate: 100,000 - 150,000 USD
Lot sold:75,600USD

Description

AI WEIWEI

b. 1957

FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING) 


gilded stainless steel

58 by 66½ by 5 in. 147.3 by 168.9 by 12.7 cm.

Executed in 2013, this work is number 10 from an edition of 10, plus 2 artist's proofs. 

Condition Report

This work is in very good and sound condition overall. There is evidence of handling and wear to the metal, with associated superficial scratches and a few points of tarnish to the crevices. 


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Provenance

Haines Gallery, San Francisco 

Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2014 

AI WEIWEI | FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING)
AI WEIWEI | FOREVER DUO (STAINLESS STEEL BICYCLES IN GILDING)
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