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    Sale 12245

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    7 October 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 307

    Thomas Houseago (B. 1972)

    Owl

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Thomas Houseago (B. 1972)
    Owl
    california redwood, wood, tuf-cal, hemp and iron
    83 3/8 x 26 3/8 x 17 1/8in. (211.8 x 67 x 43.5cm.)
    Executed in 2008


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    Provenance

    Herald St, London.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner.


    Literature

    J. J. Charlesworth, ‘In the Ruins of the Future’, in Art Review, Issue 28, December 2008
    (illustrated, p. 70).


    Exhibited

    London, Herald St., Bastards, Thomas Houseago, 2008.