3 April 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 53,300
Estimate GBP 25,000 - GBP 35,000
Damien Hirst (b. 1965)
In a Spin, The Action of the World on Things, Volume I
the set of 23 colour etchings, and a unique spin painting in household paint with screenprinted text for the cover of the portfolio
on Hahnemühle etching paper
each signed in pencil, inscribed AP on the colophon page, one of 12 artist's proof sets, aside from the edition of 68
in the original portfolio as published
Image: 750 x 620 mm. (and smaller), Paper: 910 x 710 mm.
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Paragon catalogue, Vol. III, p. 76-87
From originals and editions to missing signatures and finding the right frame
An essential introduction to the artist who labelled himself The Old Man Mad About Art — creator of the most recognisable..