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    Sale 2169

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 357

    Damien Hirst (b. 1965)

    Beautiful, I Pushed the Controls and Ahead of Me Rockets Blazed, I Don't Want to be a Dead Artist Painting

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    Damien Hirst (b. 1965)
    Beautiful, I Pushed the Controls and Ahead of Me Rockets Blazed, I Don't Want to be a Dead Artist Painting
    signed 'Hirst' (lower edge)
    gloss household paint, metallic enamel and credit cards on canvas
    84 in. (213.4 cm.) diameter
    Painted in 2005.


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    Provenance

    Gagosian Gallery, London