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    Sale 7672

    Post War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Afternoon)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 434

    Jonathan Meese (b. 1971)

    "Sherrif "Sorbeéfra" nah der einäugigen Pyramidensuppe "Soleis", grau (Kokain XIV)"

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    Jonathan Meese (b. 1971)
    "Sherrif "Sorbeéfra" nah der einäugigen Pyramidensuppe "Soleis", grau (Kokain XIV)"
    signed with the artist's initials and dated 'JM 2005' (lower right); signed, titled and dated 'SHERRIF "SORBEÉFRA" nah der einäugigen Pyramidensuppe "SOLEIS", grau J Meese 2005 XIV Monopolise, Kokain' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    39¼ x 31½in. (99.7 x 80cm.)
    Painted in 2005

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    This work is from a series of twenty unique paintings made for the readers of Monopol magazine.

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    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.


    Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin.


    Berlin, Haus am Waldsee, ANSTOSS BERLIN - Kunst macht Welt, June 2006 (illustrated, p. 65).