Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction featuring The Now

Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction featuring The Now

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Property from a Prestigious Private Collection

Gilbert and George

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This lot has been withdrawn

Lot Details

Description

Gilbert and George

b. 1942 and b. 1943


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signed, titled and dated AUTUMN 1975 (on the centre panel)

nine gelatin silver prints in artist’s frames

each: 60 by 50 cm. 23 ⅝ by 19 ¾ in.

overall: 187 by 157 cm. 73 ⅝ by 61 ¾ in.

Executed in 1975.

Please note this lot has been withdrawn.

Private Collection (acquired directly from the artist)

Christie’s, New York, 14 November 2002, lot 435 (consigned by the above)

Acquired from the above by the present owner 

Exh. Cat., Bologna, Galleria d’Arte Moderna di Bologna, Gilbert & George, 1996, pp. 94-95, illustrated in colour

Michael Bracewell, “Writing the Modern World,” in Exh. Cat., London, Serpentine Galleries, Dirty Word Pictures, 2002, p. 9

Robin Dutt, Gilbert & George: Obsessions & Compulsions, London 2004, p. 48, illustrated in colour

Rudi Fuchs, Gilbert & George: The Complete Pictures 1971-2005, vol. I, London 2007, p. 222, illustrated in colour

Exh. Cat., Monaco, Nouveau Musée National de Monaco, Gilbert & George: Art Exhibition, 2014, p. 35, illustrated in colour (installation view of Munich, Haus der Kunst, Gilbert & George: Major Exhibition, 2007)

London, Tate Modern; Munich, Haus der Kunst; Turin, Castello di Rivoli; San Francisco, de Young Museum; Milwaukee, Milwaukee Art Museum and New York, Brooklyn Museum, Gilbert & George: Major Exhibition, February 2007 – January 2009, no. 34, p. 59, illustrated in colour