Mike Kelley (1954-2012)
Two Frogs/Two Cats
four elements--stuffed animals
20 x 69 x 7 in. (50.8 x 175.3 x 17.8 cm.)
Executed in 1990.
Metro Pictures, New York
Janet de Botton, London
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 4 May 1993, lot 274
Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner
New York, Metro Pictures, Mike Kelley, 1990.
St. Barthélemy, Gallery, Mike Kelley: 1975-1994, December 2005-January 2006, p. 19 (illustrated).
New York, Marc Jancou Contemporary, Mike Kelley, Selected Works 1990-1995, October-November 2013.

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Lot Essay

"I want the initial perception of it to elicit comfort, which then starts to break down. You come to recognize that it's not what you thought it was." - Mike Kelley

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