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    Sale 1997

    Post War And Contemporary Art Evening Sale

    13 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 38

    On Kawara 27,534 (May 13, 2008)

    NOV 11, 1990 (TODAY SERIES #45)
    MAY 20, 1991 (TODAY SERIES #15)
    SEPT. 18, 1992 (TODAY SERIES #28)
    OCT. 5, 1993 (TODAY SERIES #35)
    JUNE 1, 1994 (TODAY SERIES #23)
    FEB. 26, 1995 (TODAY SERIES #5)
    AUG. 23, 1996 (TODAY SERIES #16)
    APR. 13, 1997 (TODAY SERIES #24)
    DEC. 7, 1998 (TODAY SERIES #38)
    JUL. 4, 1999 (TODAY SERIES #17)

    Price Realised  

    On Kawara 27,534 (May 13, 2008)
    NOV 11, 1990 (TODAY SERIES #45)
    MAY 20, 1991 (TODAY SERIES #15)
    SEPT. 18, 1992 (TODAY SERIES #28)
    OCT. 5, 1993 (TODAY SERIES #35)
    JUNE 1, 1994 (TODAY SERIES #23)
    FEB. 26, 1995 (TODAY SERIES #5)
    AUG. 23, 1996 (TODAY SERIES #16)
    APR. 13, 1997 (TODAY SERIES #24)
    DEC. 7, 1998 (TODAY SERIES #38)
    JUL. 4, 1999 (TODAY SERIES #17)
    signed 'On Kawara' (on the reverse of each canvas)
    Liquitex on canvas with newspaper clipping in artist's box, in 10 parts
    each: 7 x 9 in. (17.8 x 22.9 cm.)
    Executed consecutively between 1990-1999. (10)


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    This selection of works form one continuous decade and was hand-selected by the artist.

    Provenance

    David Zwirner, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the correct dimensions of each panel are 7 x 9 inches.


    Literature

    Candida Höfer: On Kawara Date Paintings, Verlag Walther König, 2008 (illustrated).