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    Sale 2089

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    14 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 169

    Jeff Koons (B. 1955)

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    Jeff Koons (B. 1955)
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    each signed, numbered and dated '38/50 Koons '89' (lower right)
    portfolio of four color offset lithographs
    each: 36 x 26¾ in. (91.4 x 68 cm.)
    Executed in 1989. This work is number thirty-eight from an edition of fifty. (4)


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    cf. Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum; Arhus, Aarhus Kunstmuseum and Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, Jeff Koons, November 1992-March 1993 (illustrated in color; another example exhibited).
    cf. London, Anthony d'Offay Gallery, Jeff Koons-A Survey 1981-1994, June-July 1994.
    cf. Paris, Galerie Jerome de Noirmont, Jeff Koons, September-November 1997 (another example exhibited).
    cf. Bielefeld, Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Jeff Koons Pictures 1980-2002, September-November 2002, pp. 54-57 (illustrated in color; another example exhibited).
    cf. Oslo, The Astrup Fearnley Museum of Modern Art, Jeff Koons-Retrospektive, September-December 2004 (another example exhibited).

    Provenance

    Anthony d'Offay Gallery, London
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR (LOTS 169-170)


    Literature

    A. Muthesius, Jeff Koons , Cologne, 1992, pp. 98-102, p. 167, pl. 1-4 (illustrated in color).
    E. Cicelyn, M. Codognato and E. Geuna, Jeff Koons, Naples, 2003, p. 73-77 (illustrated in color).