• Post-War and Contemporary Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5537

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    25 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 37


    Untitled (from Sighs Trapped by Liars)

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Untitled (from Sighs Trapped by Liars)
    signed and dated 'Mel Ramsden 1997 Michael Baldwin' (on the reverse); stamped 'ART & LANGUAGE' (on the reverse)
    oil on glass, acrylic and sheet of text mounted on canvas and panel
    11 5/8 x 13½in. (28.5 x 34cm.)
    Executed in 1997

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    This lot is offered without reserve.
    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
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    Private Collection, Belgium.
    Anon. sale, Christie's London, 5 April 2007, lot 860.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.