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    Sale 1905

    Post War and Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 327

    Jeff Koons (b. 1945)

    Snorkel (Generic)

    Price Realised  

    Jeff Koons (b. 1945)
    Snorkel (Generic)
    bronze
    14½ x 5 x 1¼ in. (36.8 x 12.7 x 3.2 cm.)
    Executed in 1985. This work is number two from an edition of three plus one artist's proof and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.


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    Provenance

    International with Monument, New York


    Literature

    J. Koons and R. Rosenblum, The Jeff Koons Handbook, London 1992, p. 154 (illustrated).
    A. Muthesius, Jeff Koons, Cologne 1992, p. 166 (illustrated).


    Exhibited

    Chicago, Renaissance Society, New Sculpture: Gober, Koons and Steinbach, May-June 1986.
    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Jeff Koons, December 1992-October 1993, pl. 12, p. 131 (illustrated; another example exhibited).