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    Sale 2127

    Open House

    12 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 199

    Nam June Paik (1932-2006)

    Kyunggi Centennial No. 2

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Nam June Paik (1932-2006)
    Kyunggi Centennial No. 2
    signed, numbered and dated 'PAIK '99 1/2' (lower center)
    screenprint on unstretched canvas
    56¼ x 35¼ in. (137.8 x 89.5 cm.)
    Executed in 1999. This work is number one from an edition of two.


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    Nam June Paik created this work for the centennial commemoration of the Kyunggi High School, the oldest secondary school in South Korea.

    Provenance

    Gift of the artist to the present owner


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note this work is now stretched. The correct title for this work is Kyunggi Centennial No. 2.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR