• First Open Post-War and Contem auction at Christies

    Sale 2191

    First Open Post-War and Contemporary Art

    23 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 125

    Jim Shaw (b. 1952)

    Dream Drawing (Jughead has an unwanted gigantic orgasm...)

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    Jim Shaw (b. 1952)
    Dream Drawing (Jughead has an unwanted gigantic orgasm...)
    signed, titled and dated '1 Jughead has an unwanted, gigantic orgasm caused by a voluptuous woman as archie snoozes 2 In rural France Marnie and I are deciding which movie to see at an underground cineplex. It's drizzling and people in alien outfits greet people in line. There's a hammer film festival I'd like to see but doubt Marnie would. An unusually robust Peter crusing breaks thru a window, displaying an erection Jim Shaw '93' (on the reverse)
    graphite on paper
    12 x 9 in. (30.4 x 22.8 cm.)
    Drawn in 1993.


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    Simon Lee Gallery, London