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Glenn Ligon

Photo Pocket

UK: Greenford Park Warehouse

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

Glenn Ligon

Glenn Ligon

Photo Pocket

Photo Pocket

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 GBP

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Glenn Ligon

b. 1960

Photo Pocket


chromogenic prints in vinyl photo pockets, on faux leather, with metal rings, rope and acetate

131.5 by 31 by 31 cm. 51¾ by 12 1/4 by 12¼ in.

Executed in 1995, this work is number 1 from an edition of 7.

Colour:

Please note colours in the online catalogue illustration may vary depending on screen settings.


Condition:

This work is in very good condition. All collaged elements are stable. Extremely close inspection reveals a thin layer of dust which has settled beneath the vinyl in the photo pockets. Very close inspection reveals some fine and superficial scratches and scuffs and a few minute media accretions to the faux leather.


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Private Collection
Phillips, New York, Contemporary Art Day, 16 May 2014, Lot 321
Private Collection
Bonhams, London, Post-War & Contemporary Art, 22 October 2020, Lot 36
Acquired from the above by the present owner
David Chandler, John Gill, Tania Guha and Gilane Tawadros Eds., Boxer: an Anthology of Writings on Boxing and Visual Arts Practice, London 1996, pp. 60-61 & pp. 68-69 , illustrated in colour (installation view), and p. 65, illustrated in colour
Marion Boulton Stroud, New Material as New Media: The Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia 2002, p. 173, illustrated in colour
Philadelphia, Fabric Workshop and Museum; and Boston, Massachusetts Institute of Technology List Visual Arts Center, Glenn Ligon: Skin Tight, 1995 (edition no. unknown)