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    Sale 11798

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    30 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 209

    NICK CAVE (B. 1959)

    Soundsuit

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    NICK CAVE (B. 1959)
    Soundsuit
    mixed media including vintage textile and sequined appliqués, knitted yarn, metal and mannequin
    96 ¾ x 27 ½ x 16 ½in. (245.6 x 70 x 42cm.)
    Executed in 2008


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    Provenance

    Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTION


    Literature

    D. Cameron and P. McClusky, Nick Cave Meet Me at the Center of the Earth, exh. cat., San Francisco, Yerba Buena Center For the Arts, 2009-2011 (illustrated, p. 161; installation view illustrated in colour, pp. 205-206).


    Exhibited

    New York, Jack Shainman Gallery, Recent Soundsuits, 2009.