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    Sale 1999

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 383

    Dan Flavin (1933-1966)

    Untitled, (to Véronique)

    Price Realised  

    Dan Flavin (1933-1966)
    Untitled, (to Véronique)
    red, yellow, blue and green fluorescent light
    height: 96 in. (243.8 cm.)
    Executed in 1987. This work is number three from an edition of five in which only four were fabricated. This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.


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    Provenance

    Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
    Galerie Nikki Marquardt, Paris
    Pierre Huber Gallery, Geneva


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION


    Literature

    M. Govan and T. Bell, Dan Flavin: The Complete Lights, 1961-1996, New York, 2004, p. 365, no. 497.


    Exhibited

    Paris, Galerie Nikki Diana Marquadt, Dan Flavin: Hommage á Leo Castelli 1957-1987, May-June 1987 (another example exhibited).
    Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofí, Minimalismos, un signo de los tiempos, July-October 2001 (illustrated, another example exhibited).