CHRIS OFILI (B. 1968)
CHRIS OFILI (B. 1968)
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CHRIS OFILI (B. 1968)

Blue Damascus

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CHRIS OFILI (B. 1968)
Blue Damascus
signed, titled and dated 'Chris Ofili 2005 "Blue Damascus"' (on the reverse of the left element); signed again, titled again and dated again 'CHRIS OFILI 2005 "Blue Damascus"' (on the reverse of the right element)
gouache, ink, charcoal and aluminum leaf on four joined sheets of paper, in artist's designated frames, in two parts
each: 88 5/8 x 61 3/8 in. (225.1 x 155.9 cm.)
Executed in 2004.
Provenance
Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2005
Literature
J. Koons, ed., Skin Fruit: A View of a Collection, Athens, 2012, p. 59 (illustrated).
K. Marta, ed., 2000 Words: Chris Ofili, Athens, 2015, pp. 32-33 (illustrated).
Exhibited
Berlin, Contemporary Fine Arts, The Blue Rider, November-December 2005.
Hannover, Kestner Gesellschaft, The Blue Rider Extended Remix, June-August 2006, pp. 54-55 (illustrated).
Vienna, Kunsthalle Wien/MUMOK, Dream & Trauma, June-October 2007, pp. 140-141 (illustrated).
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