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    Sale 7740

    Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Auction

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 272

    Rebecca Horn (b. 1944)

    Oyster Piano

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Rebecca Horn (b. 1944)
    Oyster Piano
    signed and numbered '8/10 Rebecca Horn (on the proper left metal bracket)
    oyster shells, metal balls, electric motor and metal rods
    3 7/8 x 15¾ x 15¾in. (10 x 40 x 40cm.)
    Executed in 1992, this work is number eight from an edition of ten


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    Provenance

    Galerie Franck & Schulte, Berlin.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR