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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 123

    Shahzia Sikander (b. 1969)

    Veil 'n Trail

    Price Realised  

    Shahzia Sikander (b. 1969)
    Veil 'n Trail
    triptych--acrylic on linen
    each: 66 1/8 x 96¼ in. (167.6 x 243.8)
    overall: 66 1/8 x 288¾ in. (167.6 x 733.4 cm.)
    Painted in 1997.


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    Provenance

    Deitch Projects, New York


    Literature

    Monument to Now, Athens, Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art, pp. 366-367 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Athens, Deste Foundation for Contemporary Art, Global Vision: New Art from the 90's, Part II, July-September 1998, p. 2 (illustrated in exhibition brochure)
    Museo de la Ciudad de Mexico, Cinco Continentes y una Ciudad, November 1998-February 1999, p. 167 (illustrated).
    Paris, Palais de Tokyo, Translation, June-September 2005 (illustrated in color).