3 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 13,700
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 15,000
Damien Hirst (b. 1965)
colour aquatint with additional work in red felt-tip pen by the artist
on Hahnemühle etching paper
signed in pencil, counter-signed in red felt-tip pen, inscribed 'HC unique AP' on the reverse, a unique proof, aside from the edition of 145 (there were also 35 artist's proofs)
Image: 860 mm. diameter, Paper: 1145 x 1125 mm.
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