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    Sale 7704

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Evening Sale

    11 February 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 22

    Dan Flavin (1933-1996)

    untitled (to Lucie Rie, master potter) 1u

    Price Realised  


    Dan Flavin (1933-1996)
    untitled (to Lucie Rie, master potter) 1u
    pink, yellow, blue and green fluorescent light
    72in. (183cm.) high;
    24in. (61cm.) deep
    Executed in 1990, this work is number two from an edition of five of which only three were fabricated

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    This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.

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    Patrick de Brock Gallery, Knokke.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.

    Pre-Lot Text



    Dan Flavin: untitled (for Lucie Rie, master potter) 1990 themes and variations, exh. cat., London, Waddington Galleries, 1990, no. 5 (another from the edition illustrated).
    M. Govan and T. Bell, Dan Flavin: The Complete Lights 1961-1996, New York 2004, no. 536 (another from the edition and diagram illustrated, p. 374).


    New York, John Good Gallery, Dan Flavin, October-November 1994 (another from the edition exhibited).