Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction featuring The Now

Modern & Contemporary Evening Auction featuring The Now

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Property of a Distinguished Private Collector

Sarah Lucas


Auction Closed

March 6, 07:55 PM GMT


150,000 - 200,000 GBP

Lot Details


Sarah Lucas

b. 1962


incised with the artist’s signature, numbered 6/6 and stamped with the foundry mark (on the left underside) 

bronze, on artist’s concrete plinth

sculpture: 44 by 61.5 by 40 cm. 17 ⅜ by 24 ¼ by 15 ¾ in.

plinth: 147 by 61.5 by 45 cm. 57 ⅞ by 24 ¼ by 17 ¾ in.

Executed in 2013, this work is number 6 from an edition of 6 plus 2 artist’s proofs.

Sadie Coles, London

Acquired from the above in June 2013 by the present owner 

Olivia Laing, “The Undiminished Charisma of Sarah Lucas,” The New York Times, 29 March 2015, p. M2120, illustrated in colour (online)

Roberta Smith, “Sarah Lucas, Unmasked: From Perverse to Profound,” The New York Times, 16 September 2018, p. 76, illustrated in colour (online) 

Venice, LV Venice Biennale, Central Pavilion, Il Palazzo Enciclopedico, June – November 2013, p. 429 (another example exhibited)

London, Whitechapel Gallery, Sarah Lucas: SITUATION Absolute Beach Man Rubble, October – December 2013, p. 75, illustrated in colour (installation view) (another example exhibited)

New York, Gladstone Gallery, Sarah Lucas: NUD NOB, March – April 2014 (another example exhibited)

Los Angeles, The Box, Mirror Effect, May – June 2015 (another example exhibited)

Athens, The French School, Terrapolis, May – July 2015, p. 32 (another example exhibited)

New York, New Museum and Los Angeles, Hammer Museum, Sarah Lucas: Au Naturel, September 2018 – September 2019, p. 189, illustrated in colour (another example exhibited)

Utrecht, Centraal Museum, The Tears of Eros, February – May 2020, no. 24, p. 64 (another example exhibited)