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    Sale 7706

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    12 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 122

    Marc Quinn (b. 1964)

    Avalanche

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Marc Quinn (b. 1964)
    Avalanche
    signed, titled and dated 'Avalanche Marc Quinn 2008' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    99 x 66in. (251.4 x 167.6cm.)
    Painted in 2008


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    "What I like about a plant is that it can transform shit into a flower" (M. Quinn quoted in Marc Quinn, Fonazione Prada, Milan, 2000, p. 260).

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