• Post-War & Contemporary Aftern auction at Christies

    Sale 2221

    Post-War & Contemporary Afternoon Session

    11 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 351

    JOHN BALDESSARI (B. 1931)

    "Cruelty and Cowardice (With Malice)"

    Price Realised  

    JOHN BALDESSARI (B. 1931)
    "Cruelty and Cowardice (With Malice)"
    gelatin silver print with hand applied vinyl paint and tint
    73 x 104 in. (185.4 x 264.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1988-1989.


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    Provenance

    Sonnabend Gallery, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR


    Exhibited

    New York, Museum of Modern Art, California Photography: Remaking Make-Believe, June-August 1989, p. 21 (illustrated).
    Manchester, Cornerhouse; London, Serpentine Gallery; Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart; Moderna Galerija Ljubljana, Oslo, Museet for Samtidskunst; Lisbon, Fundação Colouste Gulbenkian, John Baldessari, This Not That, May 1995-September 1996, p. 78 (illustrated).