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    Sale 2169

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 400

    Matthew Barney (b. 1967)

    The Cabinet of the Man in Black

    Price Realised  

    Matthew Barney (b. 1967)
    The Cabinet of the Man in Black
    Bridal satin, beaver felt, beeswax, petroleum jelly, nylon and Billboard magazine in nylon and acrylic vitrine
    39 7/8 x 47¾ x 37½ in. (101 x 121.3 x 95.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1999.


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    Provenance

    Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York


    Exhibited

    New York, Guggenheim Museum; Cologne, Museum Ludwig and Paris, Museé d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Matthew Barney: The CREMASTER Cycle, June 2002-June 2003, pp. 37 and 207 (illustrated).