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Marc Quinn

Sphinx (Caryatid)

Marc Quinn

Marc Quinn

Sphinx (Caryatid)

Sphinx (Caryatid)

Marc Quinn

b. 1964

Sphinx (Caryatid)


incised with Marc Quinn, titled and numbered 2/3 (on the underside) 

painted bronze

90 by 51.5 by 49cm.; 35½ by 21¼ by 19¼in.

Executed in 2006, the present work is number 2 from an edition of 3.

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Mary Boone Gallery, New York, where acquired by a Private Collection, Europe
Sale, Sotheby's London, 16 February 2012, lot 132, where acquired by the present owner
Marc Quinn (exh. cat.), Montreal, DHC/ART Fondation Pour L'Art Contemporain, 2007-08, illustrated p. 19 (another cast)

Siren (exh. cat.), London, British Museum, 2008-09, illustrated p. 7 (another cast)

New York, Mary Boone Gallery, Sphinx, 3 May - 30 June 2007