• First Open | Post-War and Cont auction at Christies

    Sale 12724

    First Open | Post-War and Contemporary Art | London

    29 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    Cosima von Bonin (B. 1962)

    The Three Kings

    Price Realised  

    Cosima von Bonin (B. 1962)
    The Three Kings
    signed with the artist's initials, titled and dated 'CVB The three kings, 2002' (on the stretcher)
    thread on fabric
    74 ¾ x 59in. (190 x 150cm.)
    Executed in 2002

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    Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner in 2002.


    Los Angeles, MOCA: Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, Cosima Von Bonin: Roger and Out, 2007-2008 (illustrated in colour, p. 66).
    Vienna, Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Wien, Cosima von Bonin. Hippies Use Side Door. Das Jahr 2014 hat ein Rad ab, 2015.