20 November 2012
Yuri Masnyj (b. 1976)
(i) New Life, New Friends, New Foes
(ii) Up to Me
(i) signed with initials and dated 'YM July 2003' (upper centre)
(ii) signed with the artist's initials and dated 'YM JUNE 2003' (upper centre); signed, signed with the artist's initials, titled and dated 'YM JUNE 2003 "UP TO ME" Yuri Masnyj' (on the reverse)
(iii) signed with the artist's initials and dated 'YM JULY 2003' (upper centre)
(i)(iii) graphite, pastel, oil crayon, ballpoint pen and ink on paper (ii) graphite, pastel, coloured pencil and ballpoint pen on paper
(i)(iii) 10¾ x 17 7/8in. (27.4 x 45.5cm.)
(ii) 10 7/8 x 18in. (27.5 x 45.7cm.)
Executed in 2003 (3)
Metro Pictures, New York.
Acquired from the above by the presnt owner.
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