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Jeff Koons (b. 1955)
From the Collection of Susan and Lewis Manilow
Jeff Koons (b. 1955)

Hennessy, The Civilized Way to Lay Down the Law

Details
Jeff Koons (b. 1955)
Hennessy, The Civilized Way to Lay Down the Law
oil inks on canvas
45 x 60 in. (114.2 x 152.4 cm.)
Executed in 1986. This work is number two from an edition of two plus one artist's proof and is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by the artist.
Provenance
Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
Donald Young Gallery, Chicago
Literature
R. Rosenblum, The Jeff Koons Handbook, New York 1993, p.156.
A. Muthesius, Jeff Koons, Cologne 1992, p.82 (illustrated), p.167.
Exhibited
Milwaukee Arts Museum, Currents 12: Simulations, November 1987-January 1988.
Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Jeff Koons, July-August 1988, no.23 (illustrated; another example exhibited).
Indianapolis Museum of Art; Columbus Museum of Art; and Richmond Museum of Fine Arts, Power: Its Myths and Mores in American Culture 1961-1991, September 1991-July 1992, no.78 (another example exhibited).
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Jeff Koons, December 1992-September 1993, no.23 (illustrated; another example exhibited).
Kunsthalle Bielefeld, Jeff Koons: The Pictures, September-October 2002.
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