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    Sale 5324

    Post War & Contemporary Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 212

    Simon Patterson (b. 1967)

    The Great Bear

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Simon Patterson (b. 1967)
    The Great Bear
    signed, numbered and dated 'Simon Patterson 1992 AP (lower right)
    four-colour lithograph in a Deb 2000 Quad Royal anodised aluminium frame with 4mm. safety glass and silicone seal
    42 x 52in. (108 x 133.5cm.)
    Executed in 1992, this work is artist proof from and edition of fifty plus fifteen artist proofs


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    Provenance

    Private Collection, Italy.


    Literature

    Doubletake, Collective Memory and Current Art, exh. cat., London, Hayward Gallery, 1992 (another from the edition illustration).
    Made in London, exh. cat., London, Simmons & Simmons, 1996 (another from the edition illustrated in colour).
    Turner Prize 1996, exh. cat., London, Tate Gallery, 1996 (another from the edition illustrated in colour).
    Dimmensions Variable, London, 1997 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 49).
    Sensation, Young British Artists from the Saatchi Collection, exh. cat., London, Royal Academy, 1997 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 143).
    S. Kent in Time Out/Sensation Special, September 1997 (another from the edition illustrated in colour, p. 26).