• Post-War and Contemporary Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 7835

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    12 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 126

    Angus Fairhurst (1966-2008)

    Pieta

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Angus Fairhurst (1966-2008)
    Pieta
    colour coupler print
    97 5/8 x 32 5/8in. (248 x 83cm.)
    Executed in 1996, this work is number five from an edition of six plus two artist proofs


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    Please note that this work has been requested for the forthcoming Angus Fairhurst exhibition at Museum Leuven, Belgium, May-September 2010.

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    Provenance

    Sadie Coles HQ, London.
    Private Collection, London.


    Literature

    Odd-Bod Photography, exh. cat., Sadie Coles HQ London, 1998 (another from the edition illustrated, unpaged).
    Tate Britain (ed.), In-A-Gada-Da-Vida, London 2005 (another from the edition illustrated, p. 92).
    Serpentine Gallery (ed.), In the Darkest Hour Let There Be Light- Works from Damien Hirst's Murderme Collection, London 2006 (another from the edition illustrated, unpaged).
    Sadie Coles HQ (ed.), Angus Fairhurst, London 2009 (another from the edition illustrated, p.89).


    Exhibited

    Bristol, Arnolfini, Angus Fairhurst, January-March 2009.
    Purchase, Neuberger Museum of Art, British Subjects: Identity and Self Fashioning 1965-2009, September-December 2009.