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John Baldessari

Two Crowds: Trouble (Excluded); Watching (Included)

John Baldessari

John Baldessari

Two Crowds: Trouble (Excluded); Watching (Included)

Two Crowds: Trouble (Excluded); Watching (Included)

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John Baldessari

b. 1931

Two Crowds: Trouble (Excluded); Watching (Included)


black and white photographs and mixed media on board

64¾ by 47 in.

164.5 by 119.4 cm.

Executed in 1986.

This work is in very good condition overall. All collage elements are present and stable. There is minor lifting and undulation to the collage elements, which is inherent to the artist's working method and chosen media. There are rub marks, scratches and scuffs to the frame and Plexiglas, not affecting the work itself. Framed under Plexiglas.


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. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color 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. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Margo Levin Gallery, Los Angeles
Dr. Ernst A Busche, Berlin
Manfred P. Hermann, Berlin
Galerie Volker Diehl, Berlin
Sprüth Magers, Berlin
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2005
Coosje Van Bruggen, John Baldessari, New York, 1990, p. 177
Patrick Pardo and Robert Dean, Eds., John Baldessari Catalogue Raisonné, Volume Two: 1975-1986, New Haven, 2013, no. 1986.12, p. 347, illustrated in color
Berlin, Amerika Haus, Los Angeles Today: Contemporary Visions, 1987
Graz, Landesmuseum Joanneum, John Baldessari Life's Balance: Works 84-04, 2005, pp. 114-115, illustrated (the image illustrated is incorrectly mirrored)