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    Sale 2050

    Post-War & Contemporary Afternoon Sale

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 343

    LOUISE LAWLER (B. 1947)

    Does Andy Warhol Make You Cry?

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    LOUISE LAWLER (B. 1947)
    Does Andy Warhol Make You Cry?
    signed, titled and dated 'Louise Lawler 1988 DOES ANDY WARHOL MAKE YOU CRY?' (on a paper label affixed to the backing board)
    Cibachrome print and Plexiglas wall label
    27¼ x 39 in. (69.2 x 99 cm.)
    Executed in 1988. This work is number four from an edition of five.

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    Metro Pictures, New York

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    This work is accompanied by a separate text panel not displayed in the viewing.


    L. Lawler, Louise Lawler An Arrangement of Pictures, New York 2000 p. 66 (illustrated).


    New York, Museum of Modern Art, Stranger in the Village, August-October 2003.
    Basel, Kunstmuseum Basel, Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Louise Lawler and Others, May-August 2004, p. 76 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Long Island City, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, The Gold Standard, October 2006-January 2007.