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    Sale 2185

    Christie's Interiors

    30 June - 1 July 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 128

    Robert Wilson (American, b. 1941)

    Blue Goose

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    Robert Wilson (American, b. 1941)
    Blue Goose
    signed with initials and dated 'RW 13/13' (on the left foot)
    paper, pigment and pillow feathers
    12 x 36 x 54 in. (30.4 x 91.4 x 137.1 cm.)
    Executed in 1998. This work is number thirteen from an edition of thirteen.


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    "If there ever was a fire in the house, this is the one thing I'd rush to save. Of course, I don't know how I would get to it to save it. That would be one complication. It is wonderful."

    Betty Freeman, Betty Freeman: A Life for the Unknown, 2004.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Gift from the artist to the present owner, 1999.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN