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Tim Noble & Sue Webster (b. 1966 & 1967)
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Tim Noble & Sue Webster (b. 1966 & b. 1967)

Excessive Sensual Indulgence

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Tim Noble & Sue Webster (b. 1966 & b. 1967)
Excessive Sensual Indulgence
initialled, numbered and dated ‘© T.N. + S.W. 1999 2/3’ (on the reverse)
312 coloured UFO reflector caps, lamps and holders, 5mm Foamex, vinyl, aerosol paint and electronic light sequencer (four channel bubble and chase effect)
74 ¾ x 35 ½ x 9 7/8in. (190 x 90 x 25cm.)
Conceived in 1996 and executed in 1999, this work is indoor version number two from an edition of three indoor versions and two outdoor version plus two indoor version artist’s proofs
Provenance
Modern Art Inc., London.
Anon. sale, Christie's London, 5 February 2003, lot 11.
Private Collection.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's London, 27 February 2008, lot 21.
Acquired at the above sale by George Michael.
Literature
T. Noble and S. Webster, Tim Noble and Sue Webster: Wasted Youth, New York 2006 (another from the edition exhibited; illustrated in colour, p. 49). This exhibition later travelled to Exeter, Spacex Gallery.
Exhibited
London, Institute of Contemporary Arts, Fool's Rain, 1996 (another from the edition exhibited).
London, Chisenhale Gallery, The New Barbarians, 1999 (another from the edition exhibited; illustrated in colour, p. 49). This exhibition later travelled to Exeter, Spacex Gallery.
Kingston upon Hull, Tim Noble & Sue Webster: Forever_, 2018 (another from the edition exhibited).
Special notice

Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
These lots have been imported from outside the EU for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price.

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