• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 105

    Peter Doig (b. 1959)

    Unité

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Peter Doig (b. 1959)
    Unité
    signed twice, titled and dated '1992 Peter Doig Untitled Peter Doig' (on the reverse)
    oil on paper
    28 5/8 x 22¾in. (72.4 x 57.8cm.)
    Executed in 1992


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    Provenance

    Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2006.


    Literature

    M. Atwood, Peter Doig: Works on Paper, London 2005, no.10 (illustrated, unpaged).
    A. Searle, Peter Doig, London 2007 (illustrated, p. 79).


    Exhibited

    London, Tate Britain, Peter Doig, February-September 2008. This exhibition later travelled to ARC/Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, May-September 2008 and Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, October 2008-January 2009 (illustrated, p. 127).