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    Sale 5837

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    30 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 225

    Chris Ofili (b. 1968)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Chris Ofili (b. 1968)
    Untitled
    signed, signed with artist's initials and dated 'Chris ofili OC 2006' (on the reverse)
    pencil and watercolour on paper
    9½ x 6 1/8in. (24.1 x 15.6cm.)
    Executed in 2006


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    Provenance

    David Zwirner, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    I always think of the work as coming out of hip-hop culture, which is an approach to making things and looking at things with no hierarchy.
    Chris Ofili