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    Sale 5306

    Scottish Art

    16 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 170

    Ken Currie (b. 1960)

    To Live and Work (no. 307)

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    Ken Currie (b. 1960)
    To Live and Work (no. 307)
    signed, inscribed, numbered and dated 'No 307/''TO LIVE AND WORK''./1995/Ken Currie 8/1/96' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    39½ x 31 in. (100.3 x 78.7 cm.)

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    The exhibition in which the present work was included was given critical acclaim in a Times review entitled Head on Collision with a Violent Society on 12 November 1996.

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    Exhibition catalogue, Ken Currie: Painting and Sculpture 1995-96, London, BCA Gallery, p. 8, illustrated.


    London, BCA Gallery, Ken Currie: Painting and Sculpture 1995-96, November 1996.