Gavin Turk (B. 1967)
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Gavin Turk (B. 1967)


Gavin Turk (B. 1967)
painted bronze
14 x 64 x 36in. (35.6 x 162.6 x 91.4cm.)
Executed in 2003
Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin.
Saatchi Collection, London (acquired from the above in 2003).
Anon. sale, Phillips de Pury & Co. London, 13 October 2007, lot 235.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
A. Farquharson, “Saatchi Gallery”, in Frieze, issue 76, June-August 2003.
C. Saatchi and P. Ellis, 100: The work that changed British art, London 2003, no. 62, pp. 130 and 211 (illustrated in colour, p. 131).
L. Head, Gavin Turk (New Art up Close), London 2004 (another example illustrated, pp. 36-37).
I. Sinclair and J. Collins, Gavin Turk, Munich 2013 (illustrated in colour, p. 157).
Berlin, Contemporary Fine Arts, Gavin Turk - Spare Change, 2003.
London, County Hall Saatchi Gallery, 2003.
The Hague, GEM - Museum voor Actuele Kunst, Gavin Turk - The Negotiation of Purpose, 2007. This exhibition later travelled
to Grenoble, Le Magasin - Centre National d’Art Contemporain
de Grenoble.
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