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    Sale 2022

    First Open Post -War and Contemporary Art

    9 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 105

    Bruce Nauman (b. 1941)

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    Estimate

    Bruce Nauman (b. 1941)
    Partial Truth
    incised with the artist's signature, number and date 'BN97 2181 2/25 1997 BRUCE NAUMAN & GEMINI G.E.L.' (on the reverse)
    black absolute granite
    18 x 24 x 2 in. (45.7 x 61 x 5 cm.)
    Executed in 1997. This work is number two from an edition of twenty-five.


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    Provenance

    Gemini G.E.L. at Joni Moisant Weyl, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Distinguished American Collection


    Exhibited

    Duisburg, Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum, Bruce Nauman, May-June 2000, p. 64 (illustrated; another example exhibited).