• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 2050

    Post-War & Contemporary Afternoon Sale

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 428

    Mona Hatoum (b. 1952)

    Untitled (Wheelchair)

    Price Realised  


    Mona Hatoum (b. 1952)
    Untitled (Wheelchair)
    incised with number '2/3' (on the underside of the left arm rest)
    stainless steel and rubber
    38½ x 19½ x 29 in. (97.9 x 49.5 x 73.6 cm.)
    Executed in 1998. This work is number two from an edition of three.

    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    On occasion, Christie's has a direct financial interest in the outcome of the sale of certain lots consigned for sale. This will usually be where it has guaranteed to the Seller that whatever the outcome of the auction, the Seller will receive a minimum sale price for the work. This is known as a minimum price guarantee. This is such a lot.


    White Cube, London

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of a Distinguished American Collection


    T. Shakespeare, Disability Rights and Wrongs, Abingdon 2006, illustrated on the cover.


    Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Mona Hatoum, March-May 1999 p. 33 (illustrated, another example exhibited).
    Thiers, Creux de l'Enfer, Centre D'Art Contemporain; Rheims, Collage Frac Champagne-Ardenne; Antwerp, Muhka Museum van Hedendaagse Kunst, Mona Hatoum, September 1999-September 2000 p. 36 (illustrated, another example exhibited).