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    Sale 5837

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    30 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 226

    Enrico David (b. 1966)


    Price Realised  


    Enrico David (b. 1966)
    acrylic, wool and metallic thread and pencil on canvas
    98 7/8 x 85 1/8in. (251.1 x 216.2cm.)
    Executed in 2001

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    Cabinet Gallery, London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2003.

    Pre-Lot Text

    I see the potential of the creative process as a representation of a new language to be simultaneously constructed and discovered, on the basis of pre-existing aesthetic and cultural templates.
    Enrico David