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Ashley Bickerton (b. 1959)
WORKS FROM THE COLLECTION OF ILEANA SONNABEND AND THE ESTATE OF NINA CASTELLI SUNDELL
Ashley Bickerton (b. 1959)

Gugug

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Ashley Bickerton (b. 1959)
Gugug
inscribed 'SUMMER IS A TIME FOR LONG, LAZY DAYS WITH NOTHING TO DO BUT LOSE ONESELF IN THE MIDDLE OF A SWIMMING POOL AND DRIFT OF [sic] INTO A DREAMLAND IN THE WARMTH OF THE SUN' (on the reverse)
acrylic, lacquer, formica and aluminum on wood
30 1/8 x 84 1/2 x 14 1/4 in. (76.5 x 214.6 x 36.2 cm.)
Executed in 1986.
Provenance
The Estate of Ileana Sonnabend, acquired directly from the artist
By descent to the present owner
Exhibited
Bordeaux, CAPC musée d'art contemporain; Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía; Hamburger Bahnhof; Rome, Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna; Museo d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto; Geneva, Musée Rath; Tokyo, Sezon Museum of Art; Sendai, Miyagi Museum of Art; Hiroshima, Fukuyama Museum of Art and Kyoto, National Museum of Modern Art, Collection Sonnabend: 25 Années de Choix et d'Activités d'Ileana et Michael Sonnabend, October 1987-February 1991, p. 339 (illustrated).

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