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    Sale 2169

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 401

    MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967)

    Cremaster 2: Drone Ensemble

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    MATTHEW BARNEY (B. 1967)
    Cremaster 2: Drone Ensemble
    signed and dated 'Matthew Barney 99' (on the reverse of the center element)
    triptych--Cibachrome prints in acrylic artist's frames
    overall: 42 x 102 x 1 in. (107.3 x 259 x 2.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of three plus one artist's proof.


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    Provenance

    Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York


    Exhibited

    Cologne, Museum Ludwig; Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris;
    New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Matthew Barney: The Cremaster Cycle, June 2002-May 2003, pp. 224 (illustrated, left element), p. 237 (illustrated, right element), p. 466 (illustrated, left and right elements: no. 224 and 237 respectively).