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    Sale 7619

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale

    21 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 334

    Do-Ho Suh (b. 1962)

    Floor Module

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Do-Ho Suh (b. 1962)
    Floor Module
    six modules--PVC figures, glass, Phenolic sheets, Polyurethane resin
    each: 3 1/8 x 39½ x 39½in. (8 x 100 x 100cm.)
    Executed in 1997-2000, this work is comprised of six modules from the Floor series (6)


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    Provenance

    Lehmann Maupin Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE GERMAN COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    Kwachon, National Museum of Contemporary Art, The Grouping Youth, 1990 (another from the series exhibited).
    New York, Bard Hessel Museum, Center of Curatorial Studies, Positioning, February 1999 (another from the series exhibited).
    Chapel Hill, Ackland Art Museum, Every Which Way, October 2000-January 2001.
    Venice, 49th Venice Biennale, Pavillion of Republic of Korea, June-November 2001 (another from the series exhibited).
    Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, Subject Plural: Crowds in Contemporary Art, March-April 2001 (another from the series exhibited).
    Stuttgart, Wurttembergischer Kunstverein, Contemporary Art from Korea, November 2001-January 2002 (another from the series exhibited).
    Seattle, Seattle Art Museum, Do-Ho Suh, August-December 2002 (another from the series exhibited).
    London, Serpentine Gallery, Do-Ho Suh, April-May 2002 (another from the series exhibited).
    Seoul, ArtSonje Center, Do-Ho Suh, June-August 2003 (exhibited).
    Madrid, Galerie Soledad Lorenzo, Do-Ho Suh, April-May 2004 (another from the series exhibited).