• First Open | Post-War and Cont auction at Christies

    Sale 12724

    First Open | Post-War and Contemporary Art | London

    29 September 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103

    Gabriel Orozco (B. 1962)

    Silla con Bejuco (Chair with Cane)

    Price Realised  

    Gabriel Orozco (B. 1962)
    Silla con Bejuco (Chair with Cane)
    signed, titled, numbered and dated ‘5/5 SILLA CON BEJUCO 1990 GABRIEL OROZCO’ (on the reverse)
    silver dye bleach print
    image: 18¾ x 12 3/8in. (47.6 x 31.4cm.)
    sheet: 19 7/8 x 15 7/8in. (50.6 x 40.4cm.)
    Executed in 1990, this work is number five from an edition of five


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    Provenance

    Marian Goodman Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1995.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION


    Literature

    Gabriel Orozco, exh. cat., Kortrijk, The Kanaal Art Foundation, 1993 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 64).
    Gabriel Orozco, exh. cat., New York, Museum of Modern Art, 2009-2010 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 12).


    Exhibited

    Zurich, Kunsthalle Zürich, Gabriel Orozco, 1996, p.68 (another from the edition exhibited). This exhibition later travelled to London, Institute of Contemporary Art and Berlin, DAAD.
    Bonn, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Through the Looking Brain: A Swiss Collection of Conceptual Photography, 2011-2012 (another form the edition exhibited, illustrated in colour, p. 222). This exhibition later travelled to St. Gallen, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen.